"Honorable Service For All"...

 

Whats New:

Apparatus News

Our newest apparatus, Quint 1657, is now in service! Feel free to stop in and see it.

 

From the Chief:

 

David Howser
Chief of Department


Your fire department continues to be on the cutting edge with programs to ensure the safety of you and your family.  Lyndon is one of the first fire departments in the nation to initiate cost recovery for fire inspections and has won national and local awards for workplace flexibility and wellness.  Our proud tradition of service to the citizens and businesses in our district continues today. We are proud to protect you!

 

Demographics

As a resident in the Lyndon Fire Protection District, you are protected by the finest department in Jefferson County. Your fire department has received a Class 3 rating from the Insurance Service organization (ISO) The ISO rates fire departments on a scale of 1-10, with 10 being the lowest level of protection.

In our district, we serve over 50,000 residents in 14 square miles. The population practically doubles during the day, due largely in part to the rapid commercial/office growth we've experienced over the last few years.

Staff

We operate 2 engine companies and one ladder company out of two stations. Our headquarters station is located at 8126 New LaGrange Road, and our Station 2 is located at 8414 Westport Road.

Lyndon Fire is staffed by both career and volunteer fire fighters. Career personnel are on duty 24 hours a day at both stations to ensure an immediate response to any emergency. Our career staff is supplemented by a corps of volunteer fire fighters who provide additional emergency support whenever the need arises. In addition to fire suppression and emergency medical calls, our staff also provides administration, training, fire inspections, public education, maintenance and other duties.

Statistics

Lyndon Fire responded to more than 2,000 calls for service last year, and we anticipate this number will rise this year. These calls included fires, rescues, auto accidents, hazardous materials spills, weather related emergencies and mutual aid services to neighboring fire districts. Lyndon Fire also responds with Louisville Metro EMS to provide emergency medical care prior to ambulance arrival. Our staff are emergency medical technicians that utilize state-of-the-art equipment that is carried on the fire apparatus.

Fire Prevention

As stated above, we provide many public relations and fire prevention services. These services range from fire safety lectures to firehouse tours and more. For more information regarding these additional services, please visit our Fire Prevention page.

Join Our Team

As we mentioned earlier, we are a combination fire department consisting of both career and volunteer fire fighters. For more information about how you can help us serve our community as a volunteer fire fighter, visit our Recruiting page.

 

This website has been designed to provide valuable fire safety and life saving information to the residents of our community. In addition, we want to let the community we serve know who we are and that they are protected 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We hope that through this website we can increase your fire safety awareness - after all, even though you are our best customer, we hope we never have to see you in an emergency...

 

Thank you for visiting!

 

 

 

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