Last modified on February 19, 2023 at 6:11 pm
EFD offers fire, EMS, and rescue services throughout its 150-square-mile first-due area, serving over 15,000 residents, homes and businesses. Through mutual aid agreements with nine other Randolph County fire departments, EFD is often called even farther afield to protect lives and property, answering an average of 650 calls per year. EFD staff consists of a fire chief, 10 paid firefighters, and eighteen volunteers.
The City of Elkins charges a Fire & Rescue Service Fee to all property owners served by the Elkins Fire Department.