81 West Thornton Street

Akron, OH 44311

Phone: (330) 375-2071

Emergency: Dial 9-1-1


Chief: Clarence Tucker



The Akron Fire Department operates 13 fire stations 354 firefighters and a civilian staff that provide vehicle and building maintenance, hydrant maintenance and administrative support. The department provides 13 engine companies, 13 ALS Medical Units, four ladder companies, one rescue truck, four command officers, one hazmat team, one water rescue, one technical rescue team, one tactical medical unit, one alternate response vehicle and a REACH Unit for community outreach.