Fire Department

Fire Station 2

Currently, the Mount Airy Fire Department is staffed with 21 career personnel, 17 part-time Firefighters, 3 Reservist Firefighters, and one Administrative Assistant. View department directory.

We have three shifts - Platoon#1, Platoon #2 and Platoon #3 that work on a 24/48 hour work cycle. 

Each shift is staffed with a Fire Captain, (2) Fire Lieutenants and (3) Firefighters that operate out of two fire stations.

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Now Accepting Grant Applications

The City of Mount Airy is now accepting applications for the Downtown Fire Suppression Life and Safety Grant. The grant is designed to emphasize safety promotion and fire suppression for new developments and historic buildings and was established to reduce injury and enhance safety for our citizens, visitors and downtown shoppers. More information can be found at Downtown Fire Suppression Grant Guidelines. To apply, complete the Application Form and submit it to Stan Farmer, City Manager at