The City of Weirton Fire Department is a combination fire department. The Fire Department currently employs 28 full time employees who serve a population of more than 19,000 in a 19.27 square mile area.
The City of Weirton Fire Department operates 4 stations; 2 stations are manned full time by the career paid staff, 1 station houses a regional training center, reserve pumper, and serves as winter storage for the boat, 1 station is staffed by the volunteer division members.
The City of Weirton Fire Department operates:
1 25-feet Boston Whaler Fire Boat
1 UTV with Trailer
1 Chief SUV
1 100' Tower Ladder
1 75' Ladder
The career staff mans 1 engine company, 1 ladder company, and a duty chief on a full time basis. The City of Weirton Fire Department provides:
Dive Rescue and Recovery
Medical First Responder
Plans Review Services
Hazardous Material Response
Department Training Division
The City of Weirton Fire Department is an EMT Basic Rapid Response Agency with 7 Class A vehicles.