Fire

Fire Chief
Jeff Cash
411 E. Church Street
Cherryville, NC 28021
Station: 704-435-1730
Fax: 704-435-2430
Email: jcash@cityofcherryville.com

Click below for a copy of the department's Strategic Plan:
           2014 Strategic Plan

Click below for a copy of the Year End Report:
           2013 Year Snapshot
           2013 End of Year Report
           2012 End of Year Report

Click below for information on avoiding false alarms:
           Guide to Avoiding False Alarms

North Carolina Response Rating (ISO): Class 4

Vision Statement
"Safeguarding our Community Through Exceptional Service"

Mission Statement
It is the mission of the City of Cherryville Fire Department to respond to and mitigate emergencies involving incidents of fire, entrapments of persons, unplanned releases of dangerous material, and pre-hospital emergency medical incidents in addition to providing for the prevention and education of our citizens to ensure their safety from such emergencies.

Critical Goals

  • Cherryville Fire Department become Accredited by the International Association of Fire Chief's Accreditation Board

  • Cherryville Fire Department lower its North Carolina Response Rating (ISO)

  • Personnel/manpower study

  • Upgrade of skills/knowledge based on competency base training

  • Quality of work life

Services We Offer:

  • Fire Suppression

  • Medical First Responder

  • Emergency Disaster Planning

  • Pre-Incident Analysis

  • Grants

  • Hazardous Materials

  • Fire Inspections

  • Assisting other City Departments

  • Arson Investigation

  • Designated Safe Place

  • Mentoring Program for Children

  • Station Tours

  • Fire Safety House

  • Free Smoke Detector Program

  • Fire Prevention & Education

  • Certified Child Safety Seat Installation

  • Junior Firefighter Program

The Cherryville Fire Department also offers the citizens many free services such as being a designated SafePlace for those in need, unlocking cars, free blood pressure checks and hosting various community classes such as concealed weapons training, boater safety and hunter safety classes. More classes are being looked into for 2013. Please be mindful that our free blood pressure, pulse and glucose checks are available Monday–Friday between the hours of 8:00am–5:00pm or by appointment if time is available. Please be mindful these services can be delayed due to emergency calls, meetings or other job assignments. We will always try to safeguard our citizens through exceptional services.

 

©2012 City of Cherryville
North Carolina