Fire & Life Safety

Community Outreach and Education

Due to precautions being taken as the result of the COVID-19 pandemic Plano Fire-Rescue has temporarily suspended all outreach and education activities. Feel free to call us with questions or concerns as we are still available to assist over the phone.

Plano Fire-Rescue’s Community Outreach and Education Office provides quality fire and life safety initiatives and programs to educate and inform those who live, work, and visit Plano.  Our goal is to prevent the fires and injuries that impact our citizens.  In addition, the Community Outreach and Education Office staff strives to keep our community informed on the most current safety information, happenings and events of Plano Fire-Rescue, and outreach opportunities.

Plano Fire-Rescue’s Community Outreach and Education Staff:

Captain Peggy Harrell
972-941-7421 office
972-816-8187 cell

Lieutenant John Barrett
972-941-7653 office
972-520-4055 cell 

Firefighter Darren Hagan
972-941-7408 office
972-816-8186 cell 

Programs offered by Plano Fire-Rescue’s Community Outreach and Education Office include: 

  • Firefighter school visits
  • Fire station tours
  • Scout programs and station visits
  • Home safety checks
  • Smoke alarm assistance
  • Falls prevention and fire safety for seniors 
  • Stop the Bleed™ training
  • Hands-Only CPR and AED training
  • Fire extinguisher training
  • Workplace fire safety presentations
  • Fire Warden/Emergency Response Team corporate training
  • Fire-Rescue presence at special events and neighborhood block parties

You may initiate a request for these programs by contacting us for more information at 972-941-7497 or email