Community Message from Chief William Hunt

Print
Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

Hunt (660x800)Thank you for visiting the official website of the City of Shelby Fire & Rescue.  Whether you are a city resident, a part of our business & industry community, a visitor with us, or simply passing through; rest assured that our cadre of professional officers and firefighters stand ready to meet your public safety needs.

Throughout its history the Fire & Rescue Department has enjoyed a reputation for excellence in service.  The department embodies a multi-faceted approach  to public safety protection ensuring; that buildings under construction adhere to modern safety standards (engineering), safe practices and habits are taught in our community (education), that existing buildings in the city are maintained in a safe condition (enforcement), and effective intervention is mobilized when incidents occur throughout the city (emergency response).  These four service delivery pillars come together to form the community-risk reduction model which asserts that successful communities are places where its citizens can feel safe and secure (economic vitality).

The Fire & Rescue Department joins other city departments in contributing to Shelby's quality of life, its cultural fabric, and business friendly environment.  I invite you to click on the headings to the left to learn more about the people and resources of the  City of Shelby Fire & Rescue.

 With best regards,

William_Signature_2019-2 

William P. Hunt MPA, EFO, CFO