Keeping Tamarac Safe

In addition to providing firefighting and emergency medical services, Tamarac Fire Rescue houses the City’s Emergency Operations Center and plays a leading role in its disaster preparedness and emergency management.

During Hurricane Irma, more than 50 members of Tamarac Fire Rescue were staffed at fire stations throughout Tamarac, and responded to over 120 calls as weather conditions permitted.

Fire Rescue also managed the hurricane hotline, which operated 24/7 throughout the incident, providing residents with the most up-to-date information.