Plano Fire-Rescue

Meet the 2017 Plano LAFS (Life And Fire Safety) Clowns and Characters! Click here to see a photo and read about each of the Plano Fire-Rescue firefighters who make up this crazy group! Starting September 25 and running through November 9, Plano LAFS will be presenting their safety program at PISD elementary and Plano private schools. The program uses music, magic, puppets, and humor to teach children how to stay safe! If you are interested in seeing a LAFS program at one of the PISD elementary schools, call or email Captain Peggy Harrell at 972-941-7421 or peggyha@plano.gov for the schedule. Meet the LAFS Clowns and Characters here.

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  1. 2016-17 Fire Prevention Poster Winners

    Congratulations to this year’s winners at the District Level for the Plano Fire-Rescue Fire Prevention Week Poster Contest! See the winning posters here Read on
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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 approximately 271,140 residents over 72.2 square miles with an all-hazards firefighting force of 351 sworn personnel and 11 civilian personnel, responding from 13 stations, offering:

  • EMS (ALS) Transport 
  • Hazardous Material Response (technician level)
  • Heavy and Technical Rescue
  • Urban Search and Rescue
  • Wildland Firefighting
  • Prevention / Inspection / Investigation 
  • Community Paramedicine
  • Community Outreach and Education