Burn Permits are not being issued online at this time due to excessive dry conditions or winds forecasted to be over 10 mph. If you need a burn permit and conditions seem favorable please call the Cookeville Fire Department at 931-520-5255
The City of Cookeville Fire Department Welcomes you to our website. Working 3 shifts the Cookeville Fire Department provides services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Each shift is staffed by 19 career firefighters in 4 Stations that respond to the various emergencies that occur. The majority of calls for service are classified as:
Brush or Rubbish Fire
False alarms and odor/nuisance
Personal injury responses/ First Responder Medical
Motor Vehicle Accident
The Cookeville Fire Department is committed to the safe and efficient protection of life, property, and environment in our community.
A team of dedicated professionals achieves our mission. We provide rapid response to fire, rescue, and medical emergencies. Fire prevention education, fire cause investigation, emergency management and other services are performed.
Our highly trained, physically fit, motivated, and caring people are committed to excellence. We achieve a high degree of readiness by maintaining equipment and facilities while constantly seeking state of the art improvements.