Fire Department

dsc03229The Overland Park Fire Department has progressive philosophies on safety and education and is recognized by the Commission on Fire Accreditation International.

Annual Report

See Chief Dehner's message, lifesaving stories, and the latest information on the department.

OPFD has provided fire protection and safety services to the Overland Park area for more than 90 years, longer than the City has been in existence.

More recently, Overland Park created a partnership with the Merriam, Kan. fire department to respond to and investigate fires, train employees and provide code enforcement in both northern Overland Park and Merriam.

OPFD also partners with Johnson County Medical Action (Med-Act) for advanced lifesaving emergency medical services.

We operate professionally, responsibly and with accountability from five fire stations and the Fire Training Center: