Mission Statement

Dedicated to the protection of life and property through prevention, education, and emergency response.

In 2006 Seward Volunteer Fire Fighters celebrated 100 years of service. Seward Fire Department and the City of Seward have an ISO classification of a 3/3Y. The Seward Fire Department consists of the Fire Chief, the Deputy Fire Chief, and an Administrative Assistant along with 25 dedicated volunteer firefighters and auxiliary members.  Our members give their time and energy to the community by performing the following services:

  • Fire Suppression - Structural, Marine, and Wildland/Urban Interface
  • Fire & Life Safety Inspections
  • Auto Extrication
  • Fire Prevention & Education
  • Mountain and Water Rescue
  • Mutual Aid with other agencies

If you are interested in volunteering with the Fire Department, Firefighter or auxiliary positions are open. Stop by the Fire Station at 316 Fourth Avenue during business hours (Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm) to pick up an application or come to one of our trainings.

Volunteer Fire Training occurs every Wednesday at 7:00 PM at the Fire Hall!

The Seward Volunteers sell T-Shirts, Patches, and Stickers, stop by the station to purchase.

To schedule a Station Tour, Public Education at your facility or a home/business life safety inspection, please call the office during business hours.

Emergency Management

Emergency Operations Plan

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