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The Coral Gables Fire Department provides twenty-four hour emergency services, 365 days a year. The average fiscal year operating budget is $28,000,000. In addition to the traditional service of fire suppression, the Department also provides advanced and basic life support, emergency medical services and transport, rescue operations, fire prevention, life safety inspections, public education, and public information. Coral Gables has the distinct honor of being accredited since 2000 by the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) and being a Class 1 rated Fire Department.

Services are provided to the Coral Gables community via three (3) fire stations. Each station covers a district (North, Central, and South) within said jurisdictional area. Each district is backed up by the other, as well as supplemental Cover rendered via a countywide Mutual Aid Agreement. All six fire-rescue departments within Miami-Dade County are committed to this agreement.

Communications and dispatch are provided by the Coral Gables Public Safety Communications Center utilizing an enhanced 911 system, as well as on-line medical control via statewide medical communications radio network.

The Coral Gables Fire Department has a Chief administrative officer (Fire Chief) supported by a management team consisting of one Deputy Chief, three Division Chiefs, and one Administrative Assistant.

There are three major divisions within the Coral Gables Fire Department (Operations, Professional Standards, and Fire Prevention). Each division is headed by a Division Chief.

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To provide protection for life and property in a proactive and professional manner that enhances the City of Coral Gables’ position as a premier, international, residential, and business community.


To set the standards of excellence guided by principles of trust, integrity, honesty, loyalty, and respect for all.


Core Values

Integrity and Loyalty
Service Excellence and Responsiveness
Commitment and Dedication
Communication and Cooperation
Honor, Pride, and Professionalism

Emergency:  9-1-1
General Information, 24 Hours: 305-442-1600 (All Fire Stations)
City of Coral Gables
Fire Department
2815 Salzedo Street
Coral Gables, FL 33134


Last updated: 3/7/2018 3:43:12 PM