2470 Clower Lane
Bartow, FL 33830
P.O. Box 9005
Bartow, FL 33831-1458
Office Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Polk County Fire Rescue provides fire suppression, emergency medical services, 911 addressing, emergency management, emergency radio services and fire inspections to Polk's residents and visitors. Coordination among county and municipal agencies is governed by a series of interlocal agreements help provide the highest level of service.
In addition to covering all of unincorporated Polk, this division also provides fire services for Eagle Lake, Polk City, Mulberry, Lake Hamilton, and Hillcrest Heights.
As one of the largest departments in the state, Polk Fire’s network of 45 fire and rescue stations respond to about 75,000 calls each year. It has more than 150 vehicles and apparatus and employs nearly 525 full time personnel. Polk Fire also was recently ranked the 39th largest fire department in the United States.
Periodically, Polk Fire seeks highly trained,
dedicated and motivated individuals as perspective members of our team. Find
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