Why does a fire truck show up when I call for EMS?
Normally in the City limits a fire engine does not respond to EMS calls but support units will respond to assit the EMT'S in loading and care of patient or patients.
What is your response time?
Carlin Fire is an "All Volunteer" minus the one day time only paid Firefighter/EMT incidents require a minimum of two people to respond. Normal response time for rural populations is 6 minutes.
What can I legally burn and when can I burn it?
Yes you may burn small debri pile by obtaining a "Burn Permit" through the Fire Department. "Burn Permits can be issued for up to two weeks. "Burn Permits can only be obtained Monday- Friday. Call 754-6969 or stop by 121 Hamilton Street for the "Burn Permits'.