Department Name: Hemby Bridge
Type Department: Combination
Number of Stations: 1
Number of Apparatus: Pumpers: 3 Aerials: 1 Specialty: 1
Do you provide EMS? Yes
What type: FR
Specialty Operations: Rescue both High and low angle, extraction,
Annual Budget: 1.4 million
Area Covered Square miles: 25
Total Runs: 2,047 Fire: 819 EMS: 1228
Chief: Johnny Blythe
Chief Officers: Paul Ramsey, Chris Yates
Number of Members: 50 Paid: 35 Volunteer: 15
Address: 6628 Mill Grove Rd
Community Outreach: A very robust fire education program that participates with all six elementary schools in our area in the target grades, injury prevention program that includes children and seniors. A permeant checking station for child safety seats that includes a diversion program for first time offenders, smoke alarm program for residences that includes hard of hearing.
Top Two concerns in your community: Growth and traffic we have a lot of high dense development under construction now.
What are you doing for fundraising? None tax supported
What upgrades will you make in your department this year? We are designing and building a second station and adding additional apparatus, one engine and another elevated stream apparatus.