Fire Department

About

The Auburn Fire Department provides emergency services for approximately 75 square miles of Nemaha County. Roughly 5,500 people live in the Auburn fire district. The department is a public, all volunteer fire department with 40 volunteer firefighters. They provide both city and rural fire suppression, vehicle rescue, search and resue, along with mutual aid to other departments.

Our Mission

The mission of the Auburn Volunteer Fire Department shall be the protection, preservation of life and property for all its citizens and guests, within the fire district of Auburn, NE. We shall accomplish this mission not only through the fire suppression, but also fire education and prevention. We shall maintain a high standard of training and education. As members of this department, we have chosen to be part of a team that takes pride and dedication in our community and department.

Services

  • Free smoke alarms
  • Inspection and recharging of fire extinguishers
  • Fire prevention
  • Controlled burns of old homes or buildings
  • Issuance of open burn permits