Welcome to the Melrose Fire Department!!
We are a combination department with one career firefighter 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday and 15 volunteer firefighters.
We serve Alachua County through contract as part of their County Fire Network and Putnam County through a Resolution of the BOCC. Our department serves as a mutual aid resource for Clay and Bradford Counties as well.
The Melrose Fire Depatment is located off of SR 26 in the greater Melrose area and averages 700 emergency calls a year.
We are a state chartered non-profit orginization and provide services as allowed by Florida statute.
Some of our services include but are not limited to: