Manhattan Fire Department

The Manhattan, Kansas Fire Department is a career fire department serving the city since 1892. The Manhattan Fire Department provides a wide range of services to Manhattan residents. 

The Fire Department has 3 divisions: Administration, Operations, and Risk Reduction


The mission of the Manhattan Fire Department is to be dedicated to helping others and to preserve life and property by being well trained in intervention, prevention and education.

Our Core Values:

  • HONOR — We will conduct ourselves in a way that surpasses expectations and shows respect to those that served before us.
  • COMPASSION — We will treat others as we want to be treated.
  • COURAGE — We will have the moral and mental strength to do what is right even in the face of adversity.
  • LOYALTY — We will commit ourselves unselfishly to each other and our duty to serve.
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Take a Tour - Due to Covid - All stations are closed to the public until further notice. 

Tours of the Headquarters Fire Station are available year-round. They include a tour of the station, viewing the fire trucks and demonstrations of modern firefighting equipment.  Fire safety videos, presentations and activities are available for various age groups. We do not allow children to have birthday parties in any station. For more information, contact the Headquarters Fire Station at 785-587-4504.

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