Since organized in 1884, the Bozeman Fire Department has evolved from an organization focused only on fire fighting. As the needs of our valley have changed, so have our services to include response to medical emergencies, rescues, and hazardous materials response both locally and regionally.
We also offer other critical services to our community such as; fire code enforcement, building inspections, and public education with a focus on protecting life and property of Bozeman residents and visitors.
Bozeman Fire is a 100% career department serving the city limits with 24/7/365 coverage from 3 firehouses strategically located around Bozeman.
CALL 9-1-1 FOR ALL FIRE/MEDICAL RELATED EMERGENCIES
Story by local KTMF / KWYB news regarding the importance of BBQ safety. Enjoy the outdoors, Family and friends during your upcoming event. Follow a few of the attached safety tips and have fun.
Do not delay the activation of 911 for any cooking fire, there is no per time cost for the Bozeman Fire department response, and if we're not needed we simply turn around and return to the firehouse. Safety first.
-75% of all homes in the use own at least 1 BBQ, of which 62% are gas.
The fireworks stands are opening up and the questions are coming in on fireworks rules in bozeman city limits, please see the attached link for full version and have a safe holiday.
*****PLEASE NOTE each year around the 4th of July our Gallatin County 911 Communications center is simply overwhelmed with 911 calls for citizen questions/complaints regarding fireworks. These calls can be avoided by knowing and understanding the ordiance attached.
9-1-1 operators taking questions/complaint calls regarding fireworks take them away from answering potential true emergency calls.****
Call 911 if your have a emergency and need immediate Police,Fire,EMS.
Please don't dial 911 to ask if your neighbors wiz bangs, sparklers etc meet fire code, simply print the attached city ordinance and have a nice conversation with your neighbors. Having a conversation prior to lighting off fireworks is a great way to meet new people and prevent question/complaint calls. as well.
Here are the hours.
Subject to the limitations contained in the attached article, fireworks, as listed in subsection E of this section, may be discharged within the city limits only on private property of the owner, or with the owner's permission, or on paved city streets which are not arterial streets or collectors when such discharge is in a safe and sane manner, and limited to the July 4 holiday only:
1. Between 12:00 p.m. July 3 and 12:00 a.m. July 4;
2. Between 12:00 p.m. July 4 and 1:00 a.m. July 5;
3. Between 12:00 p.m. July 5 and 12:00 a.m. July 6;
See the full City of Bozeman fireworks code here.
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Bozeman Fire has announced their annual Bozeman's Fire In the Park for this August 19th. Mark your schedules and share with your friends. This is a great time for all ages.
Know the code! and we can prevent overloading the 911 system this 4th of July holiday with questions on what, where, and when fireworks can be used.
Don't hesistate to dial 911 for all Bozeman Fire and Bozeman Police Department needs. Please have a safe Holiday and print out the following codes to share with your friends and family BEFORE using fireworks this holiday.
Bozeman Fire and Police responding to area of 19th and Baxter for reported motor vehicle accident with injuries.
Please slow in the area for the safety of our responders and others on scene. KBZK Bozeman Daily KTMF / KWYB