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The Youngstown Fire Department is among the best prepared, trained, and equipped departments in the Mahoning Valley. The YFD maintains 7 stations, located throughout the City, ensuring adequate fire protection to all City residents.

Youngstown is revered for its Insurance Service Organization (ISO) Class 2 Fire Protection Rating, a distinction known to only 2% of the nation's 49,000 rated fire districts.

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Important Safety Phone Numbers

9-1-1 Emergency

  • Call 9-1-1 for emergency situations that require immediate assistance from the Police, Fire Department, or an ambulance.
  • Text messages to 9-1-1 will not work.
  • Cell phone calls to 9-1-1 will not register your exact location. Give information to the 9-1-1 operator to help locate you, such as city, address, street name, nearest intersection street names, landmark buildings, etc.

Emergency TDD for the Deaf

Police: (330) 747-9324
Fire: (330) 747-9327

Non-Emergency Phone

Police: (330) 747-7911
Fire: (330) 743-2141

Public Notices

No Public Notices at this time.

Fire News

Defibrillators Bring New Level of Safety to City Buildings

September 15, 2022 - Thanks to a distribution from the City’s American Rescue Plan funds, 50 new defibrillators – medical devices that can rescue victims of sudden cardiac...Full Article


Citizen Safeguard Program (Knox HomeBox)

Smoke Detector Request and Installation

Fire Safety Education

Fire Prevention Code

The City of Youngstown Fire Prevention Code may be found in Part Fifteen of the Codified City Ordinances.

Of particular importance are the regulations concerning Open Burning (Chapter 1511).