mission of the Chillicothe Fire Department is to protect the lives and
property of the people of the City of Chillicothe from fires, natural
disasters, and hazardous materials incidents; to save lives by
providing emergency medical services; to prevent fires through
prevention and education programs; to pursue, arrest, and seek
prosecution of those using fire as a criminal tool, and to provide a
work environment that values cultural diversity and is free of
harassment and discrimination. We will strive to provide those services
with a professional and courteous crews trained to deal with these
incidents in an efficient manner.
FOR THE COMMUNITY:
We recognize that the community is the reason for our presence.
value the faith and trust of the community, and continually work to
earn the confidence through our attitude, conduct, and accomplishments.
are more valuable than property, and risks are to be taken accordingly.
The safety of the public and our members is of paramount importance.
All members of the public are entitled to our best efforts in all endeavors.
FOR THE DEPARTMENT:
We strive for excellence in everything we do.
Honesty, fairness, and integrity will not be compromised.
We continually seek effectiveness, efficiencey, and economy.
Unity and teamwork are stressed as being to our mutual advantage as individuals and as an organization.
Members are continually encouraged to improve themselves as individuals and employees.
The free exchange of ideas is encouraged.
We will provide professional and courteous service at all times.
We are sensitive to changing community needs.