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Our Mission


Ensuring and protecting the public's safety is our primary concern. The public's trust is vital to the successful operation of the Volente Fire Department. It is important that our department provides more than just emergency response. Our goal is to provide services that add value for our community.

Community Warning Siren
The Fire Department has re-purposed  our old fire fighter alerting siren to a Community Warning Siren. We will use the siren to alert the community about wildland fires that threaten the immediate area, severe inclement weather, such as tornado's and other significant events.
If you hear the siren, turn on your radio, TV, check your smart phone, PC for additional emergency information.  We will test the siren on the first Sat
Check Out "10 Simple Steps to Protecting Your Home From Wildland Fire" From the Texas Forest Service
Watch this PSA on fire safety tips.
District Chief Michael Lacey talks about things that you can do make your home safe. He talks about the Ready, Set, Go program.
 Knoxbox Program This program allows us to access your home / front gate in times of an emergency.
Click here for our Summer Newsletter July 2022, additional newsletters are available in the documents section.