Rapides Parish Fire Protection District # 2 proudly protects 43000 people living in an area of 247 square miles. We operate out of 4 stations that protect a primarily residential area. Our department is a public department whose members are on a paid status.
Department Mission Statement :The mission of Rapides Parish Fire Protection Distrcit # 2 is to protect lives and conserve property by minimizing the frequency and effect of fires, hazardous materials, diasters and other like occurrences. The methods used to accomplish this mission are participation in the prevention, control, training, and public education. We are committed to utilize, to maximinum effeciency and effectiveness, all resources provided and all appicable innovations. Training Division Mission Statement :To provide coordinate and support the department currunt and projected training and educational intiatives in a effect to maintain or improve all aspects of organizational effectiveness.