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Fire Department
Mission Statement
Eddie Athey
Fire Chief

Clinton Crites
Deputy Fire Chief

Janice Melvin
Administrative Assistant

316 4th Avenue
Seward, AK  99664

Ph: (907) 224-3445
Fx: (907) 224-8633
Emergency: 911

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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.  The Seward Fire Department consists of the Fire Chief, the Deputy Fire Chief, and an Administrative Assistant.  It has 32 dedicated volunteer firefighters who give their time and energy to the community by performing the following services:

  • Fire Suppression - Structural, Marine, and Wildland/Urban Interface
  • Life Safety Inspection
  • Public Education
  • Auto Extrication
  • Fire Intervention
  • 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 to pick up an application, complete and return to the Fire Department.

Volunteer Fire Training occurs every Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at the Fire Hall!

To schedule a Station Tour or Public Education at your facility, please call the Office during business hours.

Emergency Management
Tsunami Evacuation Information
(from the State of Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management)

Emergency Operations Plan    
        Complete Plan

        Cover Page and Introduction

        Section 1: Background and Overview

        Section 2: Disaster Preparedness and Hazard Mitigation

        Section 3: Plan Activation and Disaster Declaration

        Section 4: Organizing for Emergencies

        Section 5: Alert, Warning and Evacuation

        Section 6: Response Actions

        Section 7: Incident Communications

        Section 8: Sheltering and Feeding

        Section 9: Public Health and Multi-casualty Incidents

        Section 10: Cruise Ship Incidents

        Section 11: Oil Spills and Hazardous Materials Incidents

        Section 12: Terrorism & WMB Incidents

        Section 13: Post-Incident Actions

        Section 14: Resource Guide

        Appendix A: Index of Forms

        Appendices B and C, Sensitive Information and Telephone Directory, are not available in the public version.

        Appendix D: Acronyms, Abbreviations & Glossary

        Appendix E: Resource Data Sheets

City of Seward • P.O. Box 167, 410 Adams Street City Hall Building • Seward, Alaska 99664 • (907) 224-3331
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