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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.



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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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 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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Our crews had a restless night responding to 3 calls between midnight and 4am. Great dedication shown by our awesome volunteers! ...

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Please join us in congratulating one of our very own! Today marked the Last Flight for Chief Warrant Officer Four Kyle Evarts. Kyle flew his CH-47 Chinook for the final time today, greeted by his family and friends upon his return, completed by a wash down by FRFD on his final taxi. Kyle is retiring with 25 years of service. Congratulations Kyle!!! Thank you for your many years of service to our Country and your continued service here at BTFD! ...

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Delayed Post from 22:42 hrs: Crews en route to Hwy 13 N of Tuttle Creek Dam for a Motor Vehicle Accident rollover with possible entrapment ...

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