Mission, Vision & Goals

Mission Statement

Provide safety and security for lives and property in our community.

Vision Statement

To exceed the community's needs and expectations.

Values of the Fire Department

The values guide our interaction with those we serve and ourselves are:

  • Compassion
  • Honesty
  • Integrity
  • Pride
  • Respect
  • Trust

Department Goals

To provide high quality, timely and compassionate services to those we serve.

San Luis Fire Department Principles

We will evaluate all of our actions and decisions by:

  • What is best for the City of San Luis Fire Department
  • What is best for our community
  • What is best for our firefighters' safety

National Fire Protection Association Principles

Our actions at emergency events will be guided by the principles of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)1500:

  • We will risk our lives to save a life
  • We may put ourselves at risk to save property
  • We will not place ourselves at risk if the lives and property are already lost