IF YOU HAVE AN EMERGENCY DIAL 9-1-1
The Minot Rural Fire Department responds to structure fires, wildland/grass
fires, vehicle accidents, hazardous materials incidents and service calls.
We are available to check suspicious
carbon monoxide levels in the homes and
businesses within the district.
Our Fire Prevention and Inspection Department provides annual site
inspections for the licensing of home daycare facilities, the retail sale of
fireworks and establishments selling alcoholic beverages. Inspections comply
with local and state codes and the NFPA 101 Life Safety Code.
The Department's Fire Prevention Officer coordinates annual visits to area
schools during Fire Prevention week. During these visits, students are given
safety tips and the ability to see what a firefighter would look like during
an emergency situation. The Fire Prevention Officer also provides
educational safety briefings for the Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and 4-H Clubs.
If you would like a member of our Fire Dept. to visit with your group, please contact
The District has established a fee policy for monitoring controlled burns.
require fire control assistance for any open burning situation, please
All non-agricultural burning requires a permit from the
Agricultural materials consist of trees, branches, grass, hay, straw,
other vegetation products. If you have any additional questions give us a
*If you have questions regarding open burning please click
*Although we refrain from soliciting, the department welcomes donations of
nearly any type. If you have a building that may provide training for
firefighters, please contact us with your information. Thank you.