The FCFRD is a premier all-hazards Fire and Rescue Department providing basic life support (BLS) and advanced life support (ALS) emergency medical, fire suppression, technical rescue, hazardous materials response, water rescue, life safety education, fire prevention, and arson investigation services. Approximately 1,400 highly trained uniformed personnel work in 38 strategically placed fire stations.
Chief Butler reflects on his journey and how he is paving the way for increased diversity and inclusion in the fire service. While the video was filmed for Black History Month diversity and inclusion are an important part of the vision of the FCFRD. (Note: some video and pictures were taken pre-pandemic)