Message from the Chief

Fire Chief Rick PoeschlThe 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.  Our homepage provides an array of information regarding our services, as well as tips to keep you and your family safe.


  • Professionalism
  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Duty
  • Excellence