Welcome to the Covington Fire Department's web page
The City of Covington is a dynamic and unique city rich with history and tradition and has a future that looks very bright. The Covington Fire Department has been a vital part of the City's past and will play an even greater role in providing safety for our citizens in the future. As we enter the 21st century, the members of the Covington Fire Department and staff will continue to be innovative and aggressive in our approach to the issues facing our community.
About the Covington Fire Department
The City of Covington Fire Department is located 35 miles east of the state capital, Atlanta, with the major thoroughfares being Interstate 20, which runs through the city east to west and Ga. Hwy 81, which runs north and south.
The Covington Fire Department is a 2 station department which contains a staff of 55 personnel consisting of 1 civilian, and 54 full time State certified firefighters providing fire protection, advanced emergency medical services, haz-mat response, technical rescue operations, fire safety education, fire cause investigation and fire code inspections to a population of 15,000 over 15.45 square miles.
The Covington Fire Department is currently one of only 6 accredited agencies in the State of Georgia by the Commission on Fire Accreditation International, and also holds a current ISO rating of 2.
To be recognized as a leader in being a progressive Fire/Rescue and Emergency Service, dedicated to excellence in serving our community.
To provide quality and efficient Fire/Rescue and Emergency Services to residents and customers in the community.
As a Fire/Rescue and Emergency Service, we value: