Fire Department

Port Richey Fire Department vehicles past and present.

On behalf of the men and women of the Port Richey Fire Department, it is a pleasure to welcome you to the City of Port Richey Fire Rescue website; a valuable resource to the residents of the City of Port Richey.  The Port Richey Fire Department is an innovative and diverse department consisting of:

                1 - Chief

                6 - Paid Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technicians

                20 - Volunteer Fire Fighters

                15 - Part-Time Fire Fighters

Through this website, we will provide the citizens, businesses, and visitors of the City of Port Richey with information about the services provided by the Port Richey Fire Department.

We value the history and tradition of the City of Port Richey Fire Department; as well we strive to maintain the respect and honor of the Fire Service.

The City of Port Richey Fire Department is committed to ensuring the public has a mechanism in which to report an emergency, receive a quick and effective fire and rescue response and are aided to the extent necessary to cope with and/or overcome their emergency crisis; To continue to evaluate community risks and the department’s capabilities and service delivery to insure optimum emergency prevention and response.  To educate the public in the means to access the emergency response system, minimize exposure to hazardous situations, prepare for a personal/individual emergency and or community disaster, and prevent fires and injuries; to enforce applicable codes and ordinances necessary for the health and safety of citizens and visitors.  To coordinate, develop, exercise, and implement a comprehensive emergency management system that includes mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery.

Should you have questions or concerns about our department please contact us by calling 727-816-1929 or email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Thank you again for viewing our website and I hope you found it to be informative and I encourage you to check back for updated information about our department.


Timothy Fussell

Fire Chief


Contact Information

Timothy Fussell, Chief  
Fire Department Main Number 727-816-1910
Non-Emergency Number 727-816-1929
Fax 727-816-1928

6333 Ridge Road • Port Richey, FL 34668 • Ph (727) 816-1900 • Fax (727) 816-1916
Fire (727) 816-1910 • Police (727) 816-1919 • Emergencies Dial 911
Hours of operation • Monday-Friday • 8 AM to 4 PM
Utility billing drop box available 24 hours

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