Americus Fire and Emergency Services
The department deploys personnel from three locations. Station #1 is located in the heart of downtown Americus and houses one fully staffed engine company, one partially staffed ladder company, one reserve engine, and the administrative offices. Station #2 is located off Southfield Road in a rapidly developing industrial park. Station #2 houses one fully staffed engine company.
Station #3, dedicated to service on November 1, 1999, houses one fully staffed engine company, the shift commanders office, and the office of training and prevention.
The city of Americus has earned an ISO rating of 2.
119 South Lee Street
These stations protect the approximate 12 square miles inside the City limits, as well as an additional 161 square miles of unincorporated area through a contract with Sumter County when mutual aid is requested.
The department also offers CPR classes to groups, businesses, and individuals.
The Americus City Fire Marshal can help you with any residential or commercial questions concerning fire safety equipment as well as Fire Safety Inspections on Commercial and Industrial property.
2nd Floor Municipal Building
229-924-4411 ext. 255