The Barnstable Fire Department announced that all Lieutenants with the department have been promoted to the rank of Captain. Please join us in congratulating them.
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"To enhance the quality of life for all persons served by the Barnstable Fire Department. We are committed to providing the highest level of quality service. The department will strive to attain these goals through public education, training, and advocacy with enthusiasm, compassion, and pride.'
The Barnstable Fire Department was formed in 1935 and services the residents and visitors of the Barnstable Fire District. The district, one of five within the town of Barnstable, is located on the north
The Barnstable Fire Department operates one station, known as station 1. The station is located on scenic Route 6A in the heart of the village. Fire Department dispatching is done by the Barnstable County Sheriff's Office. This office dispatches for the fire departments of Barnstable, West Barnstable, Mashpee, Bourne, Orleans, and Brewster. They also provide mutual aid dispatching for all departments in Barnstable County and can coordinate communications with practically any agency in the world. In addition all ambulance communications with area hospitals are coordinated through Barnstable CMED, part of this agency. They provide communications for the Sheriffs Office and all local police departments in Barnstable county. All of this is done from the Police Service Center located in the Massachusetts Military Reservation.