Fire Department

Mission Statement

Our firefighters have
The desire to serve
The courage to act
The ability to perform

The Vadnais Heights Fire Department serves the City of Vadnais Heights which includes 12,983 residents, hundreds of businesses and two major interstates all within 8.3 square miles.  Established in 1970, the Fire Department has served vital public safety and community service functions throughout its history.
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  1. About the Fire Department

    The Vadnais Heights Fire Department provides fire protection, fire safety education, and emergency medical response to the community.

  2. Car Seat Program

    Want to learn how to install your car seat properly and for free? Our trained technicians will teach you everything you need to know to make sure your car seat is fitted and installed correctly.

  3. Closest Unit

    There is a mutual aid agreement in Ramsey County that still exists, however, an additional option is being discussed among Ramsey County Fire Departments and organizations.

  4. Code Enforcement

    Get information for local code enforcement.

  5. Fire Extinguisher & First Aid Training

    The Fire Department offers city business owners and their employees training on how to use fire extinguishers and basic first aid training to employees.

  6. Fire Certificate of Occupancy

    All buildings in the City are required to have and maintain a fire certificate of occupancy, issued by the Fire Chief.

  7. Fire Safety Tips

    View some fire safety tips.

  8. Fire System Permit Application (PDF)

    Apply for a Fire System Permit.

  9. Lock Box

    All commercial and industrial buildings require a lock box and must follow the lock box mounting requirements in an approved location by the Fire Chief.

  10. Recreational Fire Ordinance

    Read the Recreational Fire Ordinance.

  11. Recruiting/Employment

    Find information for recruitment and employment with the Fire Department.

  12. Smoke Alarm Program

    Get a smoke alarm installed in your home for free.

  13. Special Events

    The City of Vadnais Heights Parks and Recreation Department sponsors several community events throughout the year.