Protecting Our Residents
The East Bethel Fire Department was organized in 1959. The department is made up of 2 full time staff members and 30 to 35 paid on call firefighters that respond from home when an emergency call is paged out. All of the department members are trained as EMTs or Emergency Medical Responders to provide emergency medical care. In addition to responding to calls, all department members train weekly to maintain their skills and certifications. The Fire Department responds from:
Station 12751 Viking Boulevard NE
East Bethel, MN 55092
- Station 2
2375 221st Avenue NE
East Bethel, MN 55011
Station 3342 Forest Road NE
East Bethel, MN 55092
Equipment and Services
The apparatus that East Bethel Utilizes are: 3 Engines, 2 Tankers, 2 Rescue trucks, 2 Grass Trucks, 3 Command Vehicles, a Utility Vehicle, a Specialized Rescue Trailer, and a Mobile Light Tower. With this equipment, East Bethel Fire Department is able to respond to a wide variety of emergency calls such as structure fires, car fires, hazmat, auto extrication, water/ice rescue, and more.
Fire personnel respond to medical calls and stabilize any patients prior to Allina Health EMS Paramedics arriving for patient transport. East Bethel Fire EMTs have training and are varianced in the administration of medications and specialized procedures including Albuterol nebulizers for asthmatics, Nitro and Aspirin for heart attacks, Epinephrine for anaphylaxis, glucometers for diabetics, as well as intermediate airway adjuncts and defibrillators.
Fire Department Open House
Come and explore Fire Station #1 at the East Bethel Fire Department's annual open house. More information will be posted as each open house is scheduled.
East Bethel Fire Department Auxiliary
The East Bethel Fire Department Auxiliary's mission is to help foster the support of the EBFD personnel, their families, members of the Auxiliary, and the East Bethel community. New members are always welcome! The group meets the second Tuesday of each month, at 7:00 PM at East Bethel Fire Station #1 (2751 Viking Boulevard NE).
For more information, please email EBFD Auxiliary, or find them on Facebook: East Bethel Fire Department Auxiliary.