Fire/ EMS Dept


Fire Chief John Stager

Station #1: 5231 Taylor Mill Road
Emergency Hours: 24/7
Emergencies: 911

Office: (859) 581-6565

Administrative Office Hours:
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Friday

Fire/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department

The Taylor Mill Fire/EMS Department protects the lives and property of citizens who live and work in the community.

We provide the following services:

  • Fire suppression
  • Rescue
  • EMS with Basic and Advanced Life Support
  • Mutual aid to neighboring fire departments
  • Response to spills/leaks of hazardous chemicals with assistance from Northern Kentucky HazMat 7 if needed
  • Roadway cleanups from spills and accidents
  • Enforcement of open burning regulations
  • Response to severe weather/natural disasters
  • Inspection of local businesses to ensure compliance with fire code
  • Fire hydrant maintenance
  • Public education to promote fire safety

We employ a mix of more than 60 full-time, parttime and volunteer firefighters, firefighter medics and firefighters EMTs and make an average of 1,000 to 1,200 runs each year. About 65% of our runs are Rescue or EMS related. Structural fires account for about 8% of our calls.

Our equipment includes:
  • Pumpers and rescue pumpers
  • Life squads (ambulances)
  • AB Foam tanks (for fire suppression)
  • Attack and supply fire hoses
  • Hydraulic rescue tools (e.g., jaws of life)
  • 6 x 6 Gator for brush fires
  • Thermo-imaging cameras
  • Self -Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)
  • Air truck to fill up SCBA equipment

To view the list of public services and educational opportunities offered to the community by the fire department, please visit the Public Services & Education page.

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