Bowling Green Fire Department

The Bowling Green Fire Department is a fully paid department that achieved national accreditation in 2008 and reaccreditation in 2014 through the Commission on Fire Accreditation International, also known as the Center for Public Safety Excellence. This accreditation gives us a rare achievement within the fire service in that only 229 fire departments in the United States & Canada have this distinction.

Our department has a total of 125 employees working out of 6 stations and 1 administrative office building. The department has the following divisions: administration, suppression, prevention/inspection and training. For more information, see the Bowling Green Fire Department Mission Statement.

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Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: (270) 393-3702

(270) 393-3687

Admin Office (Address):
625 East 6th Avenue
Bowling Green, KY 42101

8:00am - 4:30pm

News & Announcements

Fireworks Rules & Safety Tips

Jun 12, 2017

Fireworks are an American tradition but there are many safety tips that need to be followed in order to use them safely. Please keep these tips in mind if you choose to purchase and discharge fireworks.

Check Smoke Detector Batteries Once a Month

Check Smoke Detector Batteries Once a Month

Nov 11, 2016

Remember to check your smoke detector batteries at least once per month and change them every six months to make sure they are working properly.

Bowling Green Fire Department now offering Heartsaver First Aid/CPR/AED Training

Aug 18, 2016

The Bowling Green Fire Department offers Heartsaver First aid/CPR/AED certification training for civilians every month. Classes are taught by certified American Heart Association instructors from the fire department.


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