Welcome to Franklin Fire & Rescue

Frankiln Fire Rescue Franklin North Carolina

Mission StatementServing the Town of Franklin, NC

The role of Franklin Fire & Rescue is to provide quality fire and rescue services to the residents and visitors in the Franklin area.

The Department was formed in 1911 and has 31 highly trained, dedicated volunteer members and seven full time paid members. Franklin Fire & Rescue responds to approximately 2000 calls each year.

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AnnouncementsPublic Saftey Day for Kids

Saturday, August 19, 2017
10:00am to 1:00pm

Join Franklin Fire, Franklin Police and other agencies for Public Safety Day for Kids. Enjoy a FREE Hotdog Lunch and great child safety information and giveaways at the Gazebo on the Square in Downtown Franklin. We will be offering Free Bike Helmets and be collecting school supplies for Macon County Schools.

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Why choose Us?

Chief Matt BreedloveMeet the Chief

The Town of Franklin is pleased to welcome its new Fire Chief, Matt Breedlove.

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Frankiln Fire Rescue Franklin North Carolina

HistoryServing Franklin, NC Since 1911

Franklin Fire & Rescue was formed in 1911 after the completion of the Town of Franklin's first water system. Before 1911 the only form of fire protection in Franklin was a bucket brigade of citizens. The departments first piece of equipment was a hand push cart that carried hose and tools. The department's first motorized piece of equipment was a model T Ford called Ol' Betsy.

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Meet Your FiremenMembers of FFR

Franklin Fire & Rescue is comprised of 38 firefighters which are highly trained and dedicated to your safety.

31 of our firefighters are volunteers.

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