About the Fire Department

The Lee's Summit Fire Department has seven fire stations which provide emergency services to nearly 107,000 people, including over 6,000 residents in the neighboring communities of Greenwood and Unity Village. 

The men and women of the Lee's Summit Fire Department respond to over 11,000 calls for service annually, delivering traditional fire suppression, advance life support emergency medical transport, hazardous material mitigation, technical rescue and emergency management services.

CFAI Internationally Accredited Agency 2022 - 2027 The department received international reaccreditation status from the Commission on Fire Accreditation International in December 2021, which is indicative of the department's standard of excellence for service delivery and performance.

The Lee’s Summit Fire Department underwent a Public Protection Classification (PPC) survey by the Insurance Services Office (ISO) in early 2017 and achieved a rating of “Class 2/2X” from a previous rating of “Class 3”. The rating also includes the City of Greenwood and Unity Village.

Our Mission:

The Lee's Summit Fire Department is dedicated to serving our community through prevention, preparedness, and response with PRIDE.



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