Fire & EMS

Our Mission

The mission of the Balcones Heights Fire Department is to protect the lives and property of the citizens of Balcones Heights. This is accomplished through the delivery of emergency medical services, fire suppression operations, and fire prevention through inspection and public education.

Our Vision

The vision of the Balcones Heights Fire Department is to always provide excellent service and to always be in a state of readiness.

Our Values

Integrity- Hold the public’s trust and the trust of each other through honest and ethical behavior.
Professionalism- Maintain a positive attitude. Treat others with dignity and respect. Always be ready for any situation.
Accountability- We hold ourselves and each other accountable. Accept responsibility for our actions at all levels of the organization.
Teamwork-Work as a team to achieve our common goals. Trust in each other. Depend on each other and succeed because of each other.


Responsibilities Public Education
Fire Chief Staff
Emergency Medical Services