Yankton Fire Department

Yankton Fire Department serves the City of Yankton and surrounding area's. Yankton also assists when requested, Gayville, Lesterville, Volin, and Irene Fire Departments. Yankton also covers areas in Nebraska, and assists surrounding communities in Nebraska when requested. Yankton also responds to all motor vehicle accidents with in Yankton County and into Nebraska. Yankton has a full time Fire Chief and full time Deputy Chief. Yankton has 39 volunteer personnel, which consist of a 1st & 2nd Assisstant Chief, 4 Captians, a Health & Safety Officer, 2 Firefighter/Paramedics, 3 Firefighter/EMT's, a Chaplain, and 29 Firefighters. Yankton Fire operates 4 Engines, 4 Tankers, a 102' Aerial Platform, a Brush Truck, a Rescue Truck, a FastTac, a 6-wheel ATV, 2 Command Vehicles, a Trench Rescue Trailer, a Hazmat/Mobile Command Trailer, and a Fire Safety Trailer. Yankton has 3 fire stations, with Station #1 located on West 5th Street, Station #2 located at 208 W 3rd Street, and Lake Station located on Highway 52 by Lewis and Clark Lake.