SIGNAL MOUNTAIN FIRE DEPARTMENT
Station #1: 1111 Ridgeway Ave, Signal Mountain, TN Station #2: 5240 Shackleford Ridge Rd, Signal Mountain
Emergency: Call 911
Non-Emergency Calls for Service/Dispatch: (423) 886-2122
Business Calls: 423-886-7075, FAX: (423) 886-1608
The Signal Mountain Fire Department provides a broad range of emergency and non-emergency services and programs to educate and protect the lives and property of our community and visitors.
The Signal Mountain Fire Department offers a career fire department that operates out of 2 stations. 3 administrative personnel and 24 suppression personnel staff 2 stations. Station #1 staffs 1 engine and 1 ladder, Station #2 staffs 1 engine. These stations provide around the clock emergency services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
The Department offers a full range of Fire, Emergency Medical, Vehicle Rescue, Rope/Technical Rescue and hazardous materials mitigation services to the area. The department also provides Public Education and Prevention activities to the community as well as a commercial building fire inspection program and upon request, also provides emergency services to areas outside the Town through mutual aid.
The Signal Mountain Fire Department maintains an Insurance Service Office (ISO) rating of 2. A fire department’s ISO rating is a determination by the Insurance Services Office by how efficiently the department is able to serve the community. A score is assigned between 1 and 10, with lower numbers indicating a better score.
Each year Signal Mountain Fire Department recaps the year in an Annual Report (2022)
SMFD MISSION STATEMENT
Our mission is to protect all life and property through the delivery of quality, professional emergency services, fire prevention, and public education.
SMFD VISION STATEMENT
We will serve the mountain community by guiding our department into the future and becoming leaders in our profession. We are driven to provide a productive and efficient organization while honoring our values, achieving our goals and accomplishing our mission.