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Fire & Emergency Services

Mailing Address 219 E. Third St.
Lexington, KY 40508
Phone Tel: (859) 231-5600

      Fire Chief

Fire Chief 


Keith L. Jackson



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The Lexington Division of Fire and Emergency Services

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Lexington Fire Department Annual Golf Scramble
Register now for the Lexington Fire Department's Annual Golf Scramble. All funds raised from this event will support the public fire education programs which impacts both students and residents of our community.

The scramble will take place on Thursday, June 18, 2015, at Gibson Bay Golf Course in Richmond, Kentucky. The cost is $50 per player or $200 for a four-person team. Hole sponsorships are also available.

For more information, contact Firefigher Greg Gerton (231-5605 or, Lieutenant Shannon Ison (231-5651) or Captain Todd Blaton (231-5686).

Click here to download an application and sponsorship form. Note: The deadline to register is June 12, 2015.

Click here to view an informational flier.

University of Kentucky Helmet Raffle
The Fraternal Order of Firefighters and the Lexington Fire Department are raffling off a special UK helmet just in time for March Madness. This helmet has been autographed by UK coaches John Calipari and Mark Stoops. Tickets are just $5 each and all proceeds will be used to purchase smoke alarms for Fayette County residents. Click here for more information.

Hiring Process
Our hiring process is currently CLOSED.  Current Applicants, use the "A Career with the LFD" Tab on the left for UPDATES on the hiring process.

Service Request Form
Would you like to request a service from the Lexington Fire Department? Use the link below to request a variety of services including truck visits, classes, station visits, home safety surveys, and more. Someone from our Community Services section will contact you to schedule your visit

Service Request Form Link


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Office of the Fire Marshal



For emergencies call 9-1-1
Non-Emergency Number: (859) 231-5600



Schedule an appointment for carseat education
or call 859-455-SEAT

Learn about fire safety

Visit our EMS page for privacy policy, DNR info, EMS report requests

Apply for an open burn permit

Submit an open records request/FOIA instructions (address info request)

Ask a general question

Visit the Fire Prevention page for Hotel/Motel safety, apartment safety, public assembly rules and regs, open records requests, and fireworks permits and ordinances


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Last updated: 5/18/2015 12:23:55 PM