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Fire Department Mission/Vision Statement

We are dedicated to the long-standing tradition of the fire service and the history of the Forest Park Fire Department.

The Mission of the City of Forest Park Fire Department is to be the national leader in fire suppression, rescue, emergency medical service and foremost, serve our community by demonstrating to the citizens of Forest Park our courage, pride, loyalty and professionalism.

Through a cohesive core of personnel, we shall strive to achieve this Vision:
The City of Forest Park Fire Department shall strive for excellence in the performance of our duty and in the service that we provide to all citizens.  We shall be a diverse organization of men and women who hold devotion to duty above personal risk.  We shall count sincerity of service above personal comfort and convenience.  We shall strive to find better ways of protecting the lives, homes, and property of our community from the ravages of fire, medical emergencies and other disasters.

Knowing that firefighters and emergency medical personnel are held to a higher standard of conduct, the members of the City of Forest Park Fire Department shall uphold the highest ethical ideals in both our public and private lives.  We shall take an active role in maintaining a professional image of the fire service through promptness, efficiency and dedication to duty.

We shall serve the public with courtesy and respect, providing assistance wherever our skills and talents are needed.  We are committed to work together for the betterment of our community.  We shall be ever vigilant in promoting awareness of personal safety by educating our citizens of all ages.

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1201 West Kemper Road
Forest Park, OH 45240-1697
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  • Phone: 513-595-5200
  • Fax: 513-595-5285
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