Fire Department


Message from Fire Chief Jeff Aycock

Welcome to the Ennis Fire Department’s page. I hope that you find it informative and inviting. We encourage transparency. Please view our fire department pages to increase your understanding of our emergency and non-emergency operations.

The Ennis Fire Department is focused on our community and any visitors to our area.  We are strongly committed to an aggressive and courteous approach to our roles and responsibilities.  Education, Prevention, Suppression, Rescue and Emergency Management define our purpose.  Our department is currently staffed by 42 of the finest firefighters, EMT’s, paramedics, and fire prevention officers.

The Ennis Fire Department’s purpose is serving this community. We are a department that values our past, sees present opportunities, and embraces the challenges of the future. We are committed to providing the citizens of Ennis with the best service possible.  

Thank you for visiting our page.


Mission Statement

We are dedicated to the delivery of emergency services; to save lives; protect property; help where we can; teach to prevent fires; reduce the frequency of fire; do no further harm and be professional representatives for the fire service at all times.

Vision Statement

We are a value based, community centered organization committed to protecting life and property in our community.  We foster a culture of continuous improvement, while guided by integrity, professionalism, compassion, and exceptional customer service.


The City of Ennis is proud to have dedicated fire and inspection professionals who provide an unsurpassed level of service to our residents and businesses.

The average response time to any point in the City is approximately 4 minutes. Fire Department personnel maintain professional Fire Fighter Certifications as well as Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certifications.

First Response Emergency Ambulance Service is provided by American Medical Response (AMR).