About Us

About

Established in 1865, the Sparta Fire Department consists of 27 paid-on-call members, and one paid, full-time Fire Chief. The department responds to an average of 100 calls per year, consisting of, but not limited to: residential, commercial, vehicle and other property fires, field/brush fires, automatic alarms, and various rescue and extrication incidents. The department also participates in many civic functions in support of the community.

Year at a glance

51
Calls
18
FIRE RELATED
4
MVA
29
MISC
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Latest News

Why We Train: Making the Grab

Joaquin Phoenix (as Firefighter Jack Morrison) pulling a victim from a multi-story fire (Ladder 49) We’ve all watched the typical Hollywood scenario: A person is trapped and needs rescued. Its …

2019 Spring Banquet

Our annual Spring Banquet was held on the 31st of March. We were privileged to have a wonderful attendance of both current firefighters and their significant others as well as …