The Franklinton Fire Department proudly serves the town of Franklinton and surrounding areas with Fire and Rescue services. The Town of Franklinton is located within Washington Parish, Louisiana approximately 60 miles North of New Orleans. The fire department currently operates out of one station and the apparatus fleet consists of 4 Engines, 1 Ladder, 1 Rescue, 1 Brush rig, 1 Tanker, 1 Air and utility truck. We have 2 paid firefighters and 23 volunteer firefighters. The station is staffed Monday thru Friday, 7am till 4pm, after which volunteers man the station. Our mission is to protect and serve the Town of Franklinton and its surrounding communities in which we are called upon, with the strong dedication and professionalism of our members.