Fire Rescue

The Fire Rescue Department provides fire mitigation, rescue services, and emergency medical services to Atlanta residents, businesses, and visitors.

The department had their budget briefing on Tuesday, May 17, at 11:00am. (video | slides)

The total proposed operating budget for Fire Rescue Department is $139,552,432. This is an increase of $4,323,732 (+3%) from the previous year. The number of authorized positions (jobs) is proposed to increase from 1,184 to 1,187 (+0.3%).

FY2023 Proposed Budget Book – Atlanta Fire Rescue Department

The Atlanta City Council’s Public Safety & Legal Administration Committee has jurisdiction over the Fire Rescue Department.