The focused mission of Cedar Key Volunteer Fire Rescue is to provide exceptional service in regards to the protection of lives, property, and the surrounding environment of the deserving individuals in its district. The select members of the department will accomplish the mission through fire suppression, fire prevention, public education, emergency response and non-emergency response. The department will maintain the highest level of preparedness, enabling delivery of fire-fighting and emergency rescue services in a safe, proficient and appropriate manner. We remain dedicated to serving our small-town community with pride, honor, and courage.
Cedar Key Volunteer Fire and Rescue is a paid on call / volunteer department. The department consists of a dedicated group of individuals who are committed to the protection and well being of the City of Cedar Key, itís residents and the surrounding communities. We are responsible for providing services for a population of approximately 2000, with more than 850 commercial and residential structures, and a twenty-three hundred foot airstrip all within approximately 50 square miles. We are also responsible for automatic mutual for two smaller communities which include Rosewood and Fowlers Bluff. We respond to all types of emergencies including but not limited to fires including structure, woodland and vehicle, water rescues, vehicle accidents, aircraft mishaps and BLS first responder medical calls.