City of Ashland Fire Division


Engine 10 and Engine 12 274 Cleveland Ave 

Ashland OH, 44805
 

Contact Information
Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: 419-289-6511
Fax: 419-289-7660

Chief's Office: 419-289-6575
Chief's E-Mail: anderson.rick@ashland-ohio.com

Mission Statement 
To be a community leader in life safety and property conservation through dedication, training, and education. 

General Information
The Ashland Fire Division is led by Fire Chief Rick Anderson. The Division provides emergency fire, medical, and rescue services to the City of Ashland and two contractual townships, Milton and Montgomery both located in Ashland County. Our total coverage area is approximately 62 square miles. We currently operate out of one centralized fire station located at 274 Cleveland Avenue. In 2016 the division ran 4226 alarms, 73.6% of these were medical related while 26.4% were fire/rescue related alarms.

 Staffing
The Ashland Fire Division is made up of 34 uniformed personnel and 1 administrative assistant. Administrative personnel work Monday through Friday while shift personnel work a 24/48 rotating schedule. 

Current Roster

Organizational Chart

 

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Open Burning Regulations 

Open Burning is restricted by the Ohio Revised Code, Ohio EPA, and Local Ordinance. Please reference below for further information. Questions please contact the Fire Department.

ORC 1503.18 Regarding kindled fires

ORC 1307:7-7 Section 307 Open burning, recreational fires, and portable outdoor fireplaces

City Ordinance - Opening Burning

Ohio EPA - Burning Regulation