Lee's Summit Fire Department

The Lee's Summit Fire Department takes pride in serving the Lee's Summit community. Staff stands ready to provide the highest level of service in any type of emergency. To best accomplish this task, the department is divided into six divisions; Administration, Communications Center, Emergency Services, Fire Prevention, Support Services, and Training.  

 

Fire Department News

  • Solar Panels Involved in Roof Fire
    Solar Panels Involved in Roof Fire

    Solar Panels Involved in Roof Fire

    On Thursday, April 28, 2022, at 4:51 p.m., the Lee’s Summit Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire in the 4300 Block of NE Walnut Ridge. An occupant in the house reported smoke coming from the roof and attic. When the fire department arrived, light smoke was visible from the attic and roof of a two-story, single-family residence. All of the occupants were safe outside. The fire involved solar panels on the roof near the peak and had spread...

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  • Set Your Clocks Forward and Check Your Smoke Alarms
    Set Your Clocks Forward and Check Your Smoke Alarms

    Set Your Clocks Forward and Check Your Smoke Alarms

    Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday, March 13 at 2 a.m. Set your clocks forward, and take the time to change the batteries in your smoke alarms. Smoke alarms have a lifespan of 10 years. So check the date on your alarms, and replace them if they are getting close or are over ten years old. Smoke alarms save lives, but only if they work!

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  • Severe Weather Preparedness Week starts Monday, March 7.
    Severe Weather Preparedness Week starts Monday, March 7.

    Severe Weather Preparedness Week starts Monday, March 7.

    It's essential to be ready for all types of weather, and in Missouri, that can change by the hour. So this week, take the time to think about and plan how you will receive emergency information and respond if severe weather strikes. The Lee's Summit Fire Department will participate in the Statewide Tornado Drill on Tuesday, March 8, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. Locally the Lee's Summit Fire Department will activate the outdoor storm warning sirens, announce the...

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