Volunteer Fire Department

Est. 1909

Contact Information
  • Attention: Rick Salinas
  • Mailing: P.O. Box 1458 Kingsville, TX 78364
  • Physical: 323 N. 6TH Street, Kingsville, Texas 78363
  • Business: (361) 219.5337
  • Fax: (361)592-3327
  • E-Mail: rsalinas@cityofkingsville.com

Since 1909, the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Department has been serving the greater Kingsville area with protection during fire and rescue emergencies as well and educating the public about fire prevention. Our mission is to provide a safe, professional and courteous team that strives to exceed the expectations of our community and our organization.

The men and women who keep our department running do so with a sense of honor and purpose. Our team of volunteer firefighters risk their lives routinely to serve the city with dedication, pride, diligence and efficiency. By working aggressively and proactively as a team, we pride ourselves in our efforts to make our community a safer place to live.

Our Volunteer Fire Department is headed by:

Rick Salinas Volunteer Fire Chief rsalinas@cityofkingsville.com 361.219.5337
Ron Gerd Asst. Volunteer Chief rgerd@cityofkingsville.com 361.219.5337


Get Involved

Our department is always looking for both fire suppression and non-fire suppression volunteers. If you are interested in becoming a member of the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Department, please contact Volunteer Fire Chief Rick Salinas at 361-219-5337 for more information or e-mail us at KVFD@CityofKingsville.com.

You can also connect with the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Department on Facebook.

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