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OUR MISSION - We are committed to protecting life, property and the environment in our community by providing community outreach and prevention, rapid and professional fire suppression, medical and rescue services, and response to related emergencies. Our mission is accomplished by professionally trained personnel, through teamwork and innovation, utilizing the personnel and resources provided by our community.

OUR VISION - With pride in the past and growing to meet the needs of the future, we will strive to provide the best possible emergency and preventative services to our community.

Department

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In the 1960’s, most rural areas of Kansas had no organized fire protection, and Blue Township was no different.  One night in 1966, a fire broke out in the K-Hill Engine Service shop on east Highway 24. Owners John and Wilma Brooks got a call from neighbors that it was on fire, and began frantically making phone calls to get help.  There was no “911” in those days, so…

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Members

All of our members are volunteers, and all have obligations and commitments outside the fire department. At the same time, we take our commitment to our community very seriously, and recognize we cannot fulfill that commitment if we are not…

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Blue Township professionally maintains six Fire/Rescue apparatus. Our apparatus are used in a variety of emergency situations from structural fire suppression, wildland fire suppression, motor vehicle crashes, rescues and medical emergencies.

 

Training

Training is a major focus of our department. Just as the best athlete cannot function well if they do not routinely train, both individually and with the rest of their team, we provide frequent opportunities for all of our members to…

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Update: Crews are clear of the scene at Hwy 24 and Dempsey Rd. The reported smoke was actually a result of a concentrated cleaning chemical offgasing due to a reaction with the countertops. Thankfully, no residents were injured.

During the beginning stages of this call, Blue Township Fire was also paged for a Residential Smoke Alarm on the 10200 block of Mt. Zion Rd. Many thanks to Consolidated Fire District 1/St George for handling that call for us. All units are back in Station.

A quick Safety tip to always follow usage directions for cleaning chemicals and test a small area of the surface you are applying it to to ensure there are no adverse reactions like discoloration or offgasing.
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RESPONDING: possible structure fire. Hwy 24 and Dempsey Rd. Caller advised smoke in apartment. Avoid the area. ... See MoreSee Less

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RESPONDING: HWY 24 and South Port Drive for a Motor Vehicle Accident. Please use caution in the area ... See MoreSee Less

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