Eastgate Fire Department was organized in 1981. It was originally organized to provide fire protection to the Eastgate subdivision. However, over the years has expanded through the process of annexation from less than one (1) square mile to the present eight (8) square miles.

Eastgate Fire Department provides

  • Fire protection
  • Haz-mat response
  • Rescue and ALS emergency medical services
  • Vehicle rescue (extrication)

Common fire emergencies

  • Structure fires
  • Brush fires
  • Car fires/extrication

Common medical emergencies

  • Heart attack
  • Car accidents
  • Respiratory difficulty
  • Seizures
  • Ill persons