Volunteer Fire Departments

AVERY COUNTY VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENTS

The Volunteer Fire Departments strive to offer the best service possible, which includes updating and maintaining equipment, fire suppression, fire prevention, auto extraction, and search and rescue. Department volunteers also assist Emergency Medical Services and Emergency Management in regard to man-made and natural disasters.

The volunteer fire departments accept applications from individuals who want to serve as volunteer firefighters. To apply, contact the station directly. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age. More information can be made available to you at the stations.

FIRE STATION LOCATIONS AND INFORMATION

Banner Elk Fire Department 
Chief: Wayne Miller
Business Phone: (828)898-4623

Beech Mountain Fire Department 
Chief: Bob Putney
Business Phone: (828)387-4612

Crossnore Fire Department 
Chief: Dean Gibbs
Business Phone: (828)733-4304

Elk Park Fire Department 
Chief: Derrick Jaynes
Business Phone: (828)733-0516

Fall Creek Fire Department 
Chief: Tony Y. Hunter
Business Phone: (828)898-5021

Frank Fire Department 
Chief: Johnny Mathes
Business Phone: (828)756-4151

Green Valley Fire Department 
Chief: Kennie McFee, Jr.
Business Phone: (828)765-9465

Linville Fire Department 
Chief: Mark Taylor
Business Phone: (828)733-2188

Newland Fire Department 
Chief: Matt McClellan
Business Phone: (828)733-4011