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Southern Manatee Fire Rescue is now hiring entry-level Firefighter/Paramedics. Hiring will be open until May 13 at 5p. Anyone interested can seek further information by going to the National Testing Network website at www.nationaltestingnetwork.com [gallery...
On Wednesday March 31, 2021 Southern Manatee Fire Rescue District honored Fire Marshal Leslie Adent’s 31 years of service to the District. Leslie was one of the last firefighters from the Oneco-Tallevast Fire Department that eventually merged with Tallevast FD to...
On Thursday March 13, 2021 Southern Manatee Fire Rescue District promoted Frank Meola to the position of Deputy Fire Marshal. Frank has served over 16 years with SMFR as an experienced firefighter and inspector. Congratulations to Deputy Fire Marshal Meola. [gallery...
Quick Stats: April 2021
Incidents and Calls Reported
Average response time (in minutes)
Value of Property Saved (YTD)
- Fire 3% 3%
- Rescue & EMS 69% 69%
- Hazard (No Fire) 3% 3%
- Service Call 9% 9%
- Good Intent 10% 10%
- False Alarm 7% 7%