Plano Fire-Rescue

Plano Fire-Rescue is committed to protecting and enhancing the quality of life in Plano through a comprehensive program of fire and medical services directed toward public safety.

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Plano Fire-Rescue (PFR) is an Insurance Service Office (ISO) Class 1, Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI), and Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services (CAAS) public safety department protecting a metropolitan population of 271,000 residents over 72 square miles with an all-hazards firefighting force of over 335 personnel, responding from 13 stations, offering:

  • EMS (ALS) transport 
  • Hazardous material (technician level) response
  • Heavy and technical rescue
  • USAR
  • Wildland firefighting
  • Prevention / inspection / investigation 


Applications are now being accepted for the Spring 2015 Plano Fire-Rescue's Citizens Fire Academy.  The CFA is a ten-week long course for people who live or work in Plano.  Classes meet Thursday nights from 6:30 to 9:30 pm at Plano Fire Rescue's Administration Building at 1901 K Avenue.  Classes will begin in February and dates will be confirmed in November.  For more information on the CFA, contact Captain Peggy Harrell at 972-941-7421 or
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