​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​AFD​ Administrative offices will be closed on November 25 and 26 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. 

Mission Statement:​​ To serve our community before, during and after an emergency.​

Anchorage Fire Department maintains several social media accounts to share information about major fire events, public safety, fire awareness tips, and recruitment:​​

Message from the Fire Chief
​​Welcome to the Anchorage Fire Department! 

Anchorage can be very proud of the paramedics, firefighters, inspectors, dispatchers, and all the support personnel that work tirelessly to serve our community before, during, and after an emergency. We strive to be the very best in our craft, to be leaders in innovation, and a model of stewardship to our community. I am very proud to serve among the fine professionals of the Anchorage Fire Department.​

The Fire Department plays a key role in the economic well-being of our city, ensuring that businesses thrive and that citizens and visitor are safe and have access to the very best emergency care available anywhere. We are Anchorage's first line of defense for emergencies, large and small.

We are here to serve you. Please feel free to stop in to say hello, ask questions, or get to know us at any of our locations. You can reach me at douglas.schrage@anchorageak.gov or by calling 267-4900​.


Doug Schrage, Fire Chief