Bowling Green Fire Department
The Bowling Green Fire Department is a fully paid department that achieved national accreditation in 2008 and reaccreditation in 2014 and 2018 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 255 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.
Non-Emergency: (270) 393-3702
Admin Office (Address):
625 East 6th Avenue
Bowling Green, KY 42101
8:00am - 4:30pm
News & Announcements
Jun 12, 2019
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.
May 7, 2019
BGFD K9 Millie and her handler, Captain Michael Cornwell, achieved their annual recertification but also won the 2019 Top Dog award in Boston, Massachusetts.
Mar 13, 2019
Remember to check your smoke detector batteries at least once per month and change them every time we change our clocks to make sure they are working properly.
Feb 26, 2019
The Bowling Green Fire Department is now offering free training on how and when to use a fire extinguisher. Classes will be held at our Northside Fire Station at 250 Porter Pike.
Dec 7, 2018
A Bowling Green Fire Department Fire Investigator has graduated from the ATF's Accelerant Detection Canine Handling School and is working with his canine partner, Millie.
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