On behalf of the Lincoln Fire Department, welcome to our website. We are dedicated to serving the residents of Lincoln in times of disaster and need. This site will help acquaint you with our scope of services and access to them.
Steve Carter, Fire Chief
- To protect the lives and property of the citizens of Lincoln from fires and disasters and to save lives by providing emergency medical services
- To prevent fires and other emergencies through public education, fire prevention, planning, and code enforcement
- To maintain the highest possible level of training for the safety of personnel and the public
- To provide a safe workplace that encourages the professional development of all members
The members of the Lincoln Fire Department are focused on maintaining the essential values of "caring professionals," whose goal each day is to help out citizens with our skills, caring, and compassion in times of need and disaster.
Among customer services provided by the department are fire prevention and suppression, investigations and inspections, emergency medical services, technical rescue, and public education.
Learn about our Emergency Medical Service (EMS) response statistics by reading the EMS System Report.
The Lincoln Fire Department employs a full-time chief, four full-time lieutenants, nine full-time firefighter / EMTs, and 10 per diem firefighter / EMTs.
Public Information Officer
The Public Information Officer (PIO) is Caleb Hagarty. The PIO's responsibilities include media relations, writing all departmental news releases, responding to major incidents, and acting as a contact and resource for the public and media. The PIO also serves as the department's spokesperson. You can reach the PIO through the following contact information.