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The Bogalusa Fire Department is the premier Department in the region. Currently has a Class 3 rating from Property Insurance Association of Louisiana. We have accomplished this through teamwork from its members, other Department's within the City and the commitment from the administration. The Department is looking forward to, along with the community, BUILDING A BETTER BOGALUSA.
The Fire Department provides a variety of services to our citizens and visitors. Some of them are: any life safety events such as fires, vehicle accidents or medical emergencies. We also provide fire prevention classes to schools, businesses and any organizations. The Department is continually training its members to maintain the current standards and procedures, this enables us to provide the best service to our community.
 
Section 4-06. - Fire department.
A.
The head of the fire department shall be the fire chief who shall be appointed by the mayor, subject to confirmation by the council, in accordance with applicable state law.

B.
The fire chief shall direct and be responsible for fire prevention; fire extinguishment and salvage operations; inspection and recommendations concerning the fire code of the city; investigations of fires and their causes; and the conduct of the fire safety and prevention programs.

Message from Chief

The Bogalusa Fire Department is a public service oriented organization striving to provide the best protection for our community from the adverse effects of fire, medical emergencies and dangerous conditions created either by man or nature. Your Fire Department is constantly looking for new and better ways to serve the public needs. Our members take pride in being courteous and professional at all times. We invite any suggestions or comments you may have. Please feel free to contact us at any time.
 
Sincerely,
Chief Moody
 
For information regarding upcoming entry-level Firefighter examinations, please call our information hot-line (225) 925-4567. This service is available 24 hours, 7 days a week.