Fire Deparment

Lorain Fire Department Home

Welcome to the internet home of the Lorain Fire Department. Please take some time to explore our site, and learn about your fire department, and the many services we provide.

Lorain’s firefighters have been protecting the lives, property and living environment for the citizens of Lorain, Ohio since 1883.

Our firefighters are trained and equipped to play a key role in an integrated envelope of safety services protecting Lorain, Ohio’s most important resource – its citizens. We provide multiple services to include:

Fire Suppression
Natural Disasters
MVA Rescue
Medical Response: First Responders/EMTs
Hazardous Material Response
Confined Space Rescue
Rope Rescue Team
Fire Safety Education
Fire Safety Inspections
Arson Investigation
Alarmboard/Dispatch Operations

The Lorain Fire Department has played a vital role in our cities past, and we look forward to playing an even greater role in its exciting future.

 Mission Statement

To protect the lives, property and environment of the public by providing multiple fire fighting related and emergency response services.



To protect the community from the perils of fire, natural disasters, and accidents involving people and the environment. To provide medical response as first responders.