The St. Louis Fire Department is recognized as a progressive leader in providing the highest quality emergency services. The Fire Department is committed to the preservation of life, property, and the environment by effectively and efficiently meeting the emerging public safety and welfare needs of our diverse community. We will accomplish this by maintaining the highest standards of professional service through continued training and education, reflecting our pride and respect for the community and this organization.
The St. Louis Fire Department is internationally recognized as a leader in providing cost effective fire, rescue, and emergency medical services. This has been achieved through our setting, reaching and maintaining the highest standards of excellence in emergency operations, member training and development, public education, planning and research, fire safety management and community involvement.