The Osceola Volunteer Fire Department is currently undergoing a transformation. The OVFD is a 100 percent volunteer fire department providing 24-hour, 365 day a year fire and rescue protection to the district. Osceola’s district is comprised of about 6,500 people, Interstate 35, two major highways, railway, school district, and industry.
• The Department is renewing its focus on customer service-oriented fire service. The department will engage in various community activities and support community efforts wherever they are able.
•The Department is engaging in a recruiting campaign. Anyone interested in serving the community is encouraged to apply to the Department. Applications are available on the city website, City Hall and at Emergency Management Office in the Courthouse.
• Make sure to follow the Fire Department’s Facebook page for more information and upcoming community events.