DEPARTMENTS | FIRE DEPARTMENT

The county's certified fire department is responsible for protecting all county, Leesburg, and Smithville citizens and their property from fire, natural, and manmade hazards. The Fire Department's Headquarters is located at Leesburg Station # 1.

As the county's EMA Director, the Fire Chief also organizes and operates the county's emergency management system and trains the county's paid and volunteer firemen and rescue units.

Firemen are stationed 24/7 at the following locations:

Station Name & Number Address & Phone Number
Fire Department Headquarters /
Leesburg Station # 1
342 Leslie Highway
Phone: (229) 759-6090
Century Station # 2
934 US Highway 19 South
Phone: (229) 435-5419
Palmyra Station # 3 1169 US Highway 82
Phone: (229) 446-1702
Smithville Station # 4 2345 Highway 19 North
Phone: (229) 846-5654
Redbone Station # 5 1289 Graves Springs Road
Phone: (229) 446-6742

Contact Information
James Howell
Fire Chief
jhowell@lee.ga.us

Phone: (229)759-6090
Fax: (229) 759-6004

Fire Department Headquarters
934 US Highway 19 South
Leesburg, Georgia 31763