Welcome and thank you for visiting the Elsmere Fire Protection District web site. We are proud of the services and protection that we provide to the citizens, workers, and visitors to our district. Our staff is dedicated to providing the best Fire Protection and Emergency Medical Services to those we serve.

We hope you like our site and please come back often, as information will always be changing. We welcome any questions and comments so we can better serve you.

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Fire Safety Tips

EMS Tips


Elsmere Fire Protection District has numerous pieces of equipment to protect its city, citizens and property. Along with the engines that are so recognizable on our city streets, we utilize other vehicles to provide the services that citizens in Elsmere expect. Please click on the links to the left to find out more about the equipment we use to protect you everyday.

Engine 401

2015 E-One Rescue Pumper


Engine 402

1999 Ferrara Rescue/Pumper
1500 gpm Hale single stage pump
750 gallons of water
Holmatro Hydraulic Rescue Tools
Vetter Air Bag System
Thermal Imaging Camera

Ambulance 415

1998 Ford Horton Ambulance


Utility 421

2003 Ford F-550 4×4
Utility body


Car 425

2004 Chevrolet Tahoe
Command Vehicle


Car 426

2008 Ford Explorer
Command Vehicle

Car 428

2000 Ford Crown Victoria

Command Vehicle

Application for Membership

Please fill out the application and submit via email to pam@elsmerefd.com or drop it off at the station.
Pub Ed Request
Burn Permit

No opening buring from May 1st to Oct 31st. Any questions contact FD at 859-342-7505.

New Members
Greg Hollian - Firefighter / EMT

Kids Fire Safety

Would you know what to do if a fire started in your home? Would your kids? Take the time now to review fire safety facts and tips so your family will be prepared in the event of a fire emergency in your home. Click for more information.

Personnel Only