Spanish Fort Fire Rescue

To Save Lives, Protect Property, and Educate


Thank you for visiting the Spanish Fort Fire Rescue Department web site. The men and women of the Spanish Fort Fire Rescue Department take pride in our department and City of Spanish Fort. We work hard to serve, protect, and help maintain a high quality of life for everyone who lives, works and visits our city.

We hope that your visit to this site will help you learn who we are and what we do. The members of the Spanish Fort Fire Rescue Department will always seek to perform to the highest standards, continuing to educate ourselves and the public, and lead the way in Emergency and Community Services. Please feel free to visit with us, we welcome the chance to show you around.

The Spanish Fort Fire Rescue Department, established in 1962, is a combination department that provides around the clock fire protection and rescue services for our citizens and visitors of Spanish Fort. Operating out of three fire stations, our fire fighters respond to a wide array of emergency calls. These calls include: structure fires, motor vehicle accidents, hazardous materials accidents, and emergency medical calls.

This fire alert includes Baldwin County.Fire Alert Issued for Eight Counties in Southwest Alabama! The Alabama Forestry Commission (AFC) has issued a Fire Alert for Baldwin, Choctaw, Clarke, Conecuh, Escambia, Mobile, Monroe, and Washington counties in the southwest region effective immediately. Gusty winds and low relative humidities are combining to create dangerous wildfire behavior. “Windy conditions are expected today through Thursday with gusts approaching 30 mph, making fires very difficult to control,” said AFC Southwest Regional Forester Benji Elmore. “Even with any rain received in the next few days, windy conditions will still pose a threat. Fast moving wildfires not only destroy property and forests, but also threaten the lives of citizens and endanger firefighters.” Both number and size of wildfires increased over the weekend. In the last four days, 168 wildfires have burned approximately 6,365 acres of forestland across the state, making up one-third of all the acres burned in Alabama since October 1 (the beginning of the agency’s fiscal year). More than half of that acreage occurred in those southwest counties, including a 1,210-acre wildfire in Baldwin County, one for 300 acres in Washington County, a 275-acre fire in Escambia County, one for 240 acres in Mobile County, and six others over 100 acres. Other parts of the state also experienced large wildfires in the last few days: a 400-acre fire in Sumter County, one for 200 acres in Chambers County, one for 165 acres in Randolph County, two fires over 100 acres in both Butler and Russell counties, as well as a 100-acre fire in Winston County. In the past 30 days, 327 wildfires have burned approximately 8,394 acres statewide.” This Fire Alert will remain in effect until rescinded by the State Forester. Permits for outdoor burning in these specified counties will be restricted to Certified Prescribed Burn Managers only. Anyone who burns a field, grassland, or woodland without a burn permit may be subject to prosecution for committing a Class B misdemeanor. If burning with a permit in other parts of the state, the agency recommends using extreme caution and staying abreast of local weather updates because of the windy conditions. The Alabama Forestry Commission is the state agency committed to protecting Alabama’s invaluable forest assets as well as its citizens. To report a wildfire, call (800) 392-5679. For more information on the current wildfire situation in the state or any other forestry-related issues, contact your local AFC office or visit the agency website at ... See MoreSee Less
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Congrats Joshua!Congratulations to Firefighter Joshua Reno who was promoted to Apparatus Operator I at the February 19, 2024, City Council meeting. Thank you for your service, Joshua! ... See MoreSee Less
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Our Guiding Principles

  • We exist to help people in need
  • We respect others
  • Our members are our most valuable asset.
  • Improvement is accomplished as a team, one step at a time.
  • We must be good stewards of the community’s support for us.

Your Community Needs You

Anyone interested in becoming a volunteer of the SFFR Department should watch the video below and take a look at our volunteer page

Volunteer Today!

Take the next step in providing support and protection for the community around you.

The Process

Meet the Requirements

Most frequently asked questions are addressed on our volunteer information. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have that are not addressed in the FAQ.

Choose Your Area

Not everyone has to fight fires. We offer volunteer positions in Emergency Response, Fire Corps Auxillary, and our Fire Service Explorer Program.


Volunteers are required to apply via our online form, or by contacting the department via phone.

Complete Training

Accepted applicants are required to meet current members and attend three drill sessions before responding to your neighbor’s call for help.

Services We Provide

Fire - Rescue Response

The Spanish Fort Fire – Rescue Department provides emergency responses to the citizens of Spanish Fort, Malbis, Plantation Hills, and Bay Branch. We respond to over 1,000 calls per year. Responses include residential and commercial fires, fire alarms, medical emergencies, motor vehicle accidents, and forest fires to name a few.

Pre-Incident Planning

We work with local businesses to perform pre-incident planning and loss prevention activities. Annually, we visit each business to ensure our information is up to date. We also perform a Fire and Life Safety Code Inspection which identifies areas of concern for the business owner and fire department as well.

Public Education / Fire Prevention

Our in-house Public Education program reaches over 1,100 school age children annually. We provide training and education to children and adults as well. To get more information about one of our programs, please contact our Public Education Officer at 251.626.8876.

Our Vision


Support & Educate

The model of excellence in providing fire protection, education, prevention and related services

Quality of Life

An organization that constantly seeks to provide, enhance, and broaden customer service levels as means to increase the quality of life for all residents and visitors

Reliable & Consistent

An organization that constantly seeks ways to be responsive to the community’s needs and concerns

Ready to Adapt

An organization that will embrace the challenge of new ideas and new technology

Around the Community

Community Involvement

We pride ourselves on community engagement and growth through education, support, and safety. Stay up to date to with our community involvement via our event calendar. Some of our events include CPR / AED Training, American Flag Disposal, and Car Seat Inspections.


A key responsibility of any fire department is to educate the people it protects by teaching them about fire safety. Throughout the year, the department delivers educational programs to school children, senior citizens, special interest groups, or anyone else who makes a request for information.

Contact Us!

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Station # 1 Address:
7580 Spanish Fort Blvd.
Spanish Fort, Alabama 36527

Station # 2 Address:
10628 U.S. Hwy 31.
Spanish Fort, Alabama 36527

Station # 4 Address:
9871 D’Olive Road
Spanish Fort, Alabama 36527

Phone: Call Today

Email: Email Us

Fax: 251-626-FIRE (3473)

Station # 1

7580 Spanish Fort Blvd
Spanish Fort, AL 36527

Station # 2

10628 US-31
Spanish Fort, AL 36527

Station # 4

9871 D’Olive Road
Spanish Fort, AL 36527