Winter Park Fire-Rescue Department
Dan Hagedorn, Fire Chief
Welcome to the Official Winter Park Fire-Rescue Department website. Our goal is to provide as much information as possible about our services and maintain an open means of communication with our community. We hope that the site exceeds your expectations. As always, we stand ready to serve.
Winter Park Fire-Rescue Department, WPFD, is a full-service, high-performance emergency service agency. Our history of dedicated service dates back to the founding of our community more than 120 years ago.
Today, WPFD is one of the most respected high-performing fire and emergency medical service providers in the country. WPFD is accredited through the Commission on Fire Accreditation International and the Commission for the Accreditation of Ambulance Services. The Department has received a fire protection classification rating of Class 1 from the ISO. Our firefighters and staff believe in providing our citizens with the absolute best and highest level of service.
Winter Park Fire-Rescue Department Mission
To protect and preserve our community through prompt, professional delivery of services, teamwork, and partnerships.
City of Winter Park Emergency Updates
Posted on 08/04/2023
Hard to believe that this delightful, full of life, military veteran – could ever lose his rhythm. But on March 30, that’s exactly what happened. An Apopka resident, Mr. Robinson was traveling through Winter Park during the morning commute hours… Read More
Posted on 06/05/2023
Winter Park, Florida isn’t just known for its iconic Park Avenue and tree-lined streets, but also its many lakes and beautiful canals that draw so many who love the water this time of year. With summer temps beginning to peak,… Read More
Posted on 01/26/2023
In partnership with OCPS, World Heart Day has become an annual tradition among Winter Park students, and one that is sure to save a life. Every year, on World Heart Day, the Winter Park Fire-Rescue Department teams up with the… Read More
Posted on 08/25/2022
The individuals who answer Winter Park’s call for help are highly trained, skilled and compassionate professionals. They excel under pressure and aid in getting the right help, to the right location, as fast and safely as possible. First, we understand… Read More
Posted on 07/26/2022
It wasn’t just the outdoor temps (soaring above 100) that made this story time the hottest ticket in town (for the under 5 age group). With their fire hats on, dozens of kids sat excitedly for the chance to meet… Read More
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