Why We Exist

The Black Forest Fire Department is a group of dedicated members from many different backgrounds brought together for one purpose.

 

Mission Statement

“As an all hazards agency, we serve and protect the community with compassion, professionalism, and good moral character. We accomplish this mission with diligent preparedness, community risk analysis, and an effective response by a dedicated team.”

Vision Statement

“Always Ready. Always Forward. Always Learning.”

Core Values

Duty: Fulfilling the obligations and responsibilities of our profession.

Honor: An active regard for the high standards of our profession.

Integrity: The firm adherence to a code of conduct that exemplifies our profession.

Humility: To serve our community and profession without arrogance or self-interest.

Discipline: A professional state of good order, free from comfort or complacency.