Englewood Fire Department

The Englewood Area Fire Control District operates the Englewood Fire Department utilizing six fire stations and a staff of 57 firefighter/EMT's assigned to three shifts.

The Englewood Fire Department provides service to 83 square miles of Charlotte and Sarasota Counties, extending from South Venice in Sarasota County, to the Lee County

The Englewood Area Fire Control District is a self governing "special fire district" established by the Florida Legislature in 1983 (HB 1333) (A bill to be entitled An act relating to special fire control or fire prevention districts; authorizing such districts to levy certain charges or assessments).  It is an independent governmental unit funded by a non-ad valorem assessment.


Home | site mapcontact       firewaterschool boardboard of county commissionerslinkstracking