The Colville Fire Department is comprised of volunteers from the community who are willing to voluntarily train and perform the duties of this emergency service department.
The Fire Department responds to emergency calls to protect life and property from fires. Personnel from this department are involved in extensive training. The Fire Chief assists the Building Inspector in providing fire and life safety inspections for local businesses and assists the Water Department in the selection of fire hydrant locations.
The Fire Chief reviews building and construction plans for Fire Department concerns on request of the Building Official, investigates fires, and consults with the Street Department on questions concerning fire access during the planning for City streets.