The Fayetteville Volunteer Fire Department was organized in the late summer of 1953 after a fire destroyed a chicken house owned by Charles Meminger.
The Fire Department Currently operates 2 Engines, 1 Rescue Squad, 1 Brush Truck, 1 Ranger, and a Utility. The FVFD also provides a 24/7 EMS service consisting of Emergency and Non-Emergency incidents. The EMS operates 5 BLS/MICU units, 1 ALS Chase Truck and 5 Non-Emergency transport Vans.
In a years time the FVFD handles over 600 fire related incidents and the EMS handles between 6000-7000 Emergency and Non-Emergency Incidents.