Welcome to the Cedar Rapids Fire Department
The Cedar Rapids Fire Department offers firefighting, emergency medical services, and fire prevention to over 130,000 citizens. The fire department has prevention programs, special operations, and hazardous materials teams to meet the growing needs of the community. We strive to make our city a safer place to live, work, and visit.
The mission of the Cedar Rapids Fire Department is to mitigate threats to the health and property of our community through emergency response, quality education and prevention programs.
Working together to make Cedar Rapids a safer community.
- Respect: Through demonstration by recognizing honesty, fairness, loyalty, and dignity of others.
- Leadership: Leadership is everyone’s responsibility.
- Teamwork: A cooperative effort through communication and vision to achieve our common goal.
- Service: An excellent, specialized, and progressive benefit.
The application period for the position of Cedar Rapids Firefighter is now closed.
The Cedar Rapids 2023-2024 Urban Deer Hunt will be held from September 16, 2023 through January 10, 2024. The City of Cedar Rapids is conducting its annual Urban Deer Hunt for the 2023-2024 season as authorized by Resolution No. 0762-09-07. Learn more
The Cedar Rapids Fire Department welcomes your feedback about our agency and our services. Please select "Fire" from the Division drop-down menu.
STRATEGIC PLAN 2023-2027
What are the CRFD's goals for the future? How do we plan to get there? Read the 2023-2027 Strategic Plan.
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CITY OF CEDAR RAPIDS CUSTOMER SERVICE SURVEY