The Fire Rescue Department provides fire mitigation, rescue services, and emergency medical services to Atlanta residents, businesses, and visitors.
The department has its budget briefing scheduled for Thursday, May 4, at 11:00am. (Atlanta City Council’s YouTube Channel)
The total proposed operating budget for Fire Rescue Department is $144,368,459. This is an increase of $3,484,027 (+2.5%) from the previous year. The number of authorized positions (jobs) is proposed to increase from 1,187.33 to 1,211.33 (+2.0%).
The Atlanta City Council’s Public Safety & Legal Administration Committee has jurisdiction over the Fire Rescue Department.
- Dustin Hillis, chair
- Byron Amos, vice chair
- Michael Julian Bond
- Andrea L. Boone
- Antonio Lewis
- Mary Norwood
- Keisha Sean Waites