Fire & EMS

The Fire and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Division provides emergency response for Worthington, Sharon Township, Perry Township and the Village of Riverlea. Services include fire suppression, rescue, EMS and prevention / inspections. The division is staffed with 38 full-time firefighters.


The "101" on our apparatus, crew and equipment represents our unique fire station designation within Franklin County, Ohio, for all incident responses.


The mission of the organization includes emergency response to fire, medical, rescue, chemical and weather-related emergencies; building safety inspections; reviewing plans for new and remodeled buildings; public education and emergency management.