The City of Oak Ridge Fire Department is responsible for the protection of life and property against fire and other emergencies. These duties are furthered by conducting fire prevention activities including building plan reviews, fire code enforcement and public education programs which encourage the installation of smoke detectors and fire suppression systems in all residential and commercial buildings.

Free blood pressure checks are available at fire stations 1, 2, 3 and Fire Department Headquarters. Fire safety presentations, fire hydrant location information, and fire station tours are also available by calling the Fire Department.

The Fire Department responds on first alarm to all fire calls, emergency medical or life threatening calls, and vehicle accidents resulting in entrapment of occupants.

Please, call (865) 425-3520 for additional information.

Fire Chief: Darryl Kerley