The Decherd Fire Department's primary goal is to be the best that we can be in:
Meeting the needs of our community in fire protection, rescue, and assisting other emergency agencies when needed.
Constantly reviewing and improving our services and operations.
In carrying out our assigned duties the
Decherd Fire Department will:
Give top priority to life safety for both firefighters and community members.
Give a very high priority to the protection of property and environment.
Encourage the professional and personal development of our members.
Work as a team to take full advantage of our knowledge, skills, and creativity.
Communicate openly and honestly with our members, the community, and city government.
Maintain a high level of performance that will inspire trust and confidence from our community.