Fire Department

Location & Staff

The Benson Fire Department responds to fires from our fire stations located at 313 South Elm Street. The Department is staffed by one fulltime firefighter, Alan Johnson, and approximately 35 volunteers. The Department also conducts fire prevention and fire inspection programs.

Mission Statement

The primary mission of the Town of Benson Fire Department is to provide excellent fire protection during emergency responses, to prevent injury, and to protect property and the environment. We also provide vehicle extrication to accident victims and public fire education to children and adults. The Benson Fire Department will strive to maintain the highest level of protection for those living, working, or traveling through our district.


House Numbers

The Inspections Department coordinates assignment of house numbers. This service is required so our emergency departments may reach your location for quicker service.