New trustees – 2019

Congratulations to Fern Creek’s newest Trustee! Sgt Dale Shewmaker was elected to our Board of Trustees as a firefighter representative. Dale has been a member of our department for 8 years and is currently a sergeant on platoon 3. We would also like to…

Dangers of Summer Heat

How to stay safe The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for our local area. From 2PM Thursday, until 8PM Sunday, high temperatures and high humidity will produce heat indices ranging from 100 degrees to as high as 110 degrees. Temperatures…

June 2019

Chief Schmidt Retirement Luncheon

We will be hosting a retirement luncheon to celebrate the 35 years of service Chief Mike Schmidt has dedicated to the Fern Creek Fire Department. The lunch will be held at our Station 1, 6200 Bardstown Rd, on July 31st. For more information please…

Help for our Friends next door

The Highview fire district needs your help! Highview Fire borders Fern Creek and we help each other a lot on the fire ground. Well now its time to help them in a much deeper way. Recently one of Highview firefighters, Sgt. Mike Henson, was…

2019 Recruitment

Have you ever thought about becoming a firefighter? Ever wondered what it might take?¬† A career in firefighting can fill you with a pride that few others get to experience! If you are interested in the possibility¬†of this exciting challenge we would like to…

Crusade 2019

Thank you for helping Fern Creek Fire Department collect over $194,000 for the 2019 Crusade for Children. Fern Creek was the over #1 fire department for crusade donations this year. Even though this was an outstanding year for us it was also bitter sweet….

Memorial Day

Crusade week 2019!

It’s thats time of year again. Time to empty your change jar and help us fill one very important bucket. Fern Creek members will be out in force all week collecting for the Crusade for Children. Look for us everyday at the road blocks….

Job posting: Assistant Chief

Fern Creek is looking to fill the position of assistant chief. Please check out the posting below and download an application. Click here to download an application