Our Mission Statement

The Granby Fire Department is committed to enhancing the quality of life for present and future generations of our community. We protect lives and property through Public Education, Fire Suppression, and Emergency Medical and Rescue Services.

Our Vision Statement

We will strive to be role models in the community and leaders in our profession. We will be accountable to those we serve, each other and any Fire Service Organizations we interact with. We are committed to providing the best public service through innovative training, education, and equipment. We will take the Granby Fire Department into the future through productive teamwork, open and honest communication, and participative decision-making throughout the organization. We are committed to our values, mission, and dedicated to our fire service profession. Our organization is driven to provide a cost-effective and efficient Fire Department while honoring our values, accomplishing our mission, and achieving our goals.

Our Core Values

Prepared for Duty – This means that our members will do everything possible to ensure that our organization is at an optimum state of readiness when called upon to respond at a moment’s notice. Our team members will be properly trained, equipped, supported, and focused on safe immediate response and services.

Serving with Integrity – This relates to how we do our business. We acknowledge that truth and trust are the foundations of relationship building and delivery. All of our members will work hard every day to maintain the highest professional standards and to earn the public trust through their actions.

Responding with Compassion – Our organization is a people-oriented service organization focused on helping those in need. All of our members will provide the highest level of fire prevention/suppression, emergency medical response services and other emergency related services with the utmost compassion and caring to anyone in need.

Committed to Professional Excellence – The Granby Fire Department will provide its members with the means, skills, and education to provide outstanding professional services. This organization will achieve this excellence through a commitment to quality, respect for each individual, and a workplace that is free of harassment, discrimination, and retaliation.