The Riley County Fire District #1 provides primary fire protection and emergency response to the lives and property of residents, businesses, and visitors across the unincorporated areas of Riley County, Kansas as well as several local communities inside the district including Leonardville, Ogden, and Randolph. Our primary response area includes suburban and rural areas totaling approximately 450 square miles and supplemental support to the City of Manhattan and the City of Riley.
The mission of RCFD #1 is to provide superior fire protection, operational excellence and professionalism through all areas of our organization. Our ability to meet this goal is heavily supported by everyday individuals who help by answering the call to aid neighbors in need through volunteerism, commitment, and dedication.
With 15 Fire Stations strategically located across the County along with 150+ firefighters, we strive to provide the taxpayers with timely emergency response and risk reduction on a 24/7/365 basis.
Outside of emergency responses, the Riley County Fire District #1 equips and provides the following services to the unincorporated areas and nearby communities of Riley County.
Riley County is pleased to announce the addition of two Deputy Fire Chiefs, John Martens and Doug Russell. The two new chiefs will fill an open deputy chief position and replace the position vacated in July by Fire Chief Michael Regal. Read on...