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218 N 6th St
Atchison, KS 66002View Map
  • (913) 367-4329
  • (913) 367-1639

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WHY WE EXIST The Atchison Fire Department provides life safety, property conservation, public education, fire prevention, and emergency preparedness.

HOW WE DO BUSINESS We perform the duties of the fire service with integrity and honor.

Atchison Fire Department has been operating as a full-time city department for over 100 years.


In addition to the fire chief, there are three shifts of full-time firefighters.

The department continues the tradition of outstanding service to the Atchison community by delivering fire suppression, medical first response service, fire prevention education, and fire safety inspections in the community.

The department ensures the highest level of training needed to keep fire personnel primed for any event. The fire department responds to an average of over 1100 calls per year.

TOUR THE STATION. To schedule a free tour of the fire station fill out the online request or call 913-367-4329. Tours are given any day between 9:00am-noon and 1:00-4:00pm. Evening tours can also be scheduled. Tours will last about an hour, unless otherwise requested. Large groups (20+ people) will be split into two smaller groups. All ages welcome.

SCHOOL PRESENTATIONS. To schedule a school presentation, call 913-367-4329. We offer age appropriate presentations for all grade levels.

PUBLIC DEMONSTRATIONS. Call us to set-up a fire safety demonstration. We'll discuss the type of function, the sponsoring group, the time requested, and the type of audience to tailor the presentation to your needs.

OTHER TRAINING AVAILABLE. The Atchison Fire Department provides training for business and citizen groups of all types. Training can be provided in the areas of portable fire extinguishers, understanding basic fire behavior, emergency evacuation planning, hazardous materials management planning, disaster preparedness and senior home fire safety. Call us today at 913-367-4329 to set-up a training.

* All tours, presentations, and demonstrations are subject to cancellation if an emergency should occur. We're happy to re-schedule interrupted events.

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  • (913) 367-5500
  • (913) 367-3654
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  • FIRE
    Non-Emergency: 913-367-4329
    Emergency: 9-1-1
    Non-Emergency: 913-367-4323
    Emergency: 9-1-1