The mission of the Goldston Rural Fire Department is to provide the highest standard of service to all those who may seek our help. It is our mission to protect the lives and property of the residents of Goldston and surrounding communities from the destructive nature of fire and other hazards by providing emergency response, as well as through our fire prevention and education programs.
Goldston Rural Fire Department is a volunteer department made up of one paid and forty volunteers. The department serves the community of Goldston and outlying areas covering approximately 82 square miles.
We respond to about 350 calls annually, including: structure fires, woods and grass fires, fire alarms, motor vehicle accidents, emergency medical calls, and any other call for help from the community.
Goldston Rural Fire Department maintains an ISO Class 6 rating within five road miles of the station. We also earned a 9E rating in areas between five and six road miles from the station. These ratings entitle any structure within six road miles from the Goldston Rural Fire Department a reduction in their fire insurance premiums.
File Download: Family Emergency Plan
Family Emergency Plan - Meet with your family today and discuss what you will do, before the unexpected happens. How will you get in touch with each other, where will you meet? Talking these things out in advance will help all of you remain calm in the event of emergency. Gather your family together and discuss where you will go, how you will get in touch with each other, and what you will do in the event of an emergency.
File Download: Emergency Supply List
Emergency Supply List - In case of an emergency, whether it be fire, flood, hurricane or tornado, there are a few supplies that you and your family should have ready. Each family kit should be customized to meet individual needs (if you need specific medications or infant formula for example), and every kit should contain copies of important family documents (social security numbers, birth certificates, passports, etc.)
File Download: Pet Emergency Checklist
Pet Emergency Checklist - For many people, pets are like family, so don't forget them when you are preparing for emergencies! Download this checklist for supplies you need to have for your pet in case of an emergency.
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