The Cartersville Fire Department responds to fires, automobile crashes and other emergencies in the surrounding communities. It also conducts fire prevention and suppression education sessions for citizens of Cartersville.
Sometimes, these efforts take specialized forms, such as clown and puppet shows for local elementary schools, and station tours. Fire Explorers is the agency's development program for older children.
The department also conducts adult fire prevention education, including fire extinguisher classes, and inspects residences and businesses.
The location on Erwin Street is one of three stations operated by the department and serves as headquarters.
- Fax: 770-387-7413
- Hours: Mon - Fri, 8 am - 5 pm; Sat, Sun, closed
- Handicap Accessible: Handicapped parking spaces, ramps and an elevator are available.
- Services: Fire safety education and classes, Inspections, Emergency services
- Parking: Free lot
- Public restrooms: Yes
- Wi-Fi: None
- Number of firefighters: 60
- Fire department services: Engine, Ladder, Rescue
- Type: Professional