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Vision Statement

To be the best public safety organization focused on providing superior service. 

Mission Statement

Ensure the health, safety, and well being of our community through servant leadership in a positive organizational culture. 

Providing Quality Service

The City of Lakeland has grown to become a dynamic city and the Lakeland Fire Department has grown along with it to meet the diverse needs of the community it serves. The men and women of the department are committed to providing skilled responses to any type of emergency. The department prides itself on the proactive efforts it takes to prevent injuries, loss of lives, and loss of property.  Through continuous training, efficient and effective operations, advanced equipment, and a commitment to its mission, the Lakeland Fire Department is prepared to meet the needs of Lakeland's residents and visitors by providing quality emergency services.


Fully Involved: What it means to be a Lakeland Firefighter

Learn about an exciting career in the emergency response field directly from some of Lakeland's Firefighters. This film highlights the diverse work Firefighters do; it's so much more than just fighting fires! Through the Firefighter's personal stories, you'll also get to learn more about the Lakeland Fire Department and the rewards of serving your community.