Sedgwick County...working for you


Fire District 1

Mission Statement:

To serve the public by protecting life and property, minimizing the impact of fire, and rapidly responding to medical emergencies, potential disasters or uncontrolled events that adversely affect the community and environment.

Fire Recruitment Event

Saturday,  April 15, 1-3 p.m.
Sedgwick County Fire Station 37, 4343  N. Woodlawn, BelAire
Join Greg “The Hitman” Williams at Sedgwick County Fire Station 37.
Learn about a career in firefighting, talk to firefighters applications taken on site.


April Burn Ban

(Sedgwick County, Kan.) – Sedgwick County Fire District 1 reminds residents that a burn ban imposed by the state of Kansas will be in effect in Sedgwick County during the month of April.  New open burn permits will not be issued during the month of April and no current permit holders will be allowed to conduct open burns after March 31, 2017. Open burns can resume after April 30, 2017.  The ban includes all open burning of any waste, including vegetation and wood waste, structures, or other material on any premises.  Exceptions to the open burn ban include pasture, crop, range and wildlife or watershed management.  Questions regarding the burn ban, or fire safety in general, should be directed to the office of the Sedgwick County Fire Marshal at 316-660-3473.

Burn Ban Release 2017

Burn Ban Fast Facts 2017

Tell us how we did

If you were served by Fire District 1 recently, please take this survey regarding our ability to provide quality public service.

One survey pertains to general operations (i.e. putting out fires) and the other pertains to the fire marshal's office (i.e. prevention and permits).

We appreciate your feedback!

Request a Smoke Detector

The Sedgwick County Fire Department is dedicated to protecting the lives and property of all of the citizens within Fire District #1. No single part of our mission is more basic than the prevention of fires.

We are offering free Smoke Detectors to citizens within Fire District #1 that may not have a working detector, or are in need of additional detectors.

Burn Permits

Apply for burn permits online.

Get more information about burn permits.

Rural Address Marker Program

Help emergency services find you quickly in an emergency.  If you live in the unincorporated areas of Sedgwick County serviced by Fire District 1, the Fire District will supply and install a free address sign for your property.  Learn more about the Rural Address Marker Program and how to request your FREE sign today.

Sedgwick County...working for you

The Mission of Sedgwick County is to provide quality public services to our community so everyone can pursue freedom and prosperity in a safe, secure, and healthy environment.