“Our mission is to protect the lives and property of all citizens of McAllen from natural and man-made emergencies utilizing mitigation efforts, control systems, and support services.”
The McAllen Fire Department is a progressive department, whose first priority is to provide excellent quality of service to the citizens of McAllen. We uphold our Mission Statement: To protect the lives and property of all citizens of McAllen from natural and man-made emergencies utilizing mitigation efforts, control systems, and support services. The Fire Department is committed to maintaining a highly skilled and trained department to meet the needs of our community and firefighter personnel.
The authorized strength at the McAllen Fire Department is 171 paid firefighters and 12 civilian clerical staff for a total of 189 employees. The Department is comprised of Administration and four divisions: Fire Suppression, Prevention, Training, and Administrative Support.
**Now accepting credit card payments for Ambulance Licenses and Permits at McAllen Development Center.**
NOTE* Credit Card payments can be accepted over the phone.