Due to the lack of rain fall and above average temperatures the City of Lawrenceburg has issued a burn ban . The ban is in effect immediately and will remain until further notice . Once conditions improve the Fire Department will lift ban and allow residents inside the city to obtain a burn release under normal criteria and Fire Department discretion .
Information was provided by Fire Chief Jay Moore
The mission of the Lawrenceburg Fire Department is to protect lives, property, and the environment of Lawrenceburg, and if requested, Lawrence and surrounding counties.
Controlling hazardous materials incidents
Extinguishing and investigating hostile fires
Mitigating the effects of natural disasters
Presenting life safety education programs
Providing first-responder services to people experiencing potential life-threatening medical emergencies
Rescuing persons in danger
In performing our daily tasks and while on emergency incidents, we will always be professional and courteous to each other, the persons we are assisting, and the public in general. In pursuing our mission, we commit to these guiding principles:
To always treat our citizens with courtesy and respect
To take personal responsibility in attaining organizational goals and pride in our work
To work towards improving the quality of service that we provide through the highest quality training available
On behalf of the entire department, 'Thank-you' for the privilege of serving you.