pic 10.jpg
 

Dedicated to Protect

and Serve

 

 
IMAG0562.jpg

Mission

Kemah Fire Department will provide professional quality fire and rescue services to its community. Through our dedication, training, and motivation to do our best we will operate efficiently, ethically and successfully, while supporting the people and communities we serve.

Objective

The objective of this department will be to preserve and protect life and property from fires, storms, accidents or other emergencies that may arise within the boundaries of the W.C.I.D. #12 and vicinity. This will be accomplished through the training of members in the method of fighting fires and life safety, as well as educating of the citizens of this community in the means and methods of fire prevention.

 
IMAG0568.jpg

Current Events

AS THE SUMMER MONTHS ARE ALMOST HERE, THE KEMAH FIRE DEPARTMENT HAS BEEN WORKING HARD TO UPDATE OUR WEBSITE. PLEASE CHECK OUR WEBSITE WEEKLY FOR UPDATES RELATED TO AREA COMMUNITY AND KEMAH FIRE DEPARTMENT EVENTS.

AS HURRICANE SEASON IS ALMOST HERE FOR 2019, THE KEMAH FIRE DEPARTMENT ASKED THAT YOU TAKE TIME NOW TO PLAN AND PREPARE BEFORE THE JUNE 1, 2019 WHEN HURRICANE SEASON OFFICALLY BEGINS.

 

 
409129_10150590822857250_520297652_n.jpg

Winter Safety.jpg
1 (2).jpg
2.jpg
Pet Safety.jpg
Turkey Fryer Safety.jpg
fire-statistics-590x969.jpg
IMAG0567.jpg

Personnel

400 - Brent Hahn - Fire Chief/Fire Marshal/EMT-P

401 - Steve Ruthstrom - Asst. Fire Chief/EMT-B

406 - Robert Suniga - Captain/EMT-B

408 - Dave Zinsky - Station Captain/EMT-P

418 - Kyle Reiss - Safety Officer/Firefighter/EMT-B

423 - Aaron Marsh - Firefighter/EMT-B

429 - Joseph Westerman - Firefighter

432 - Tim McCray - Firefighter/EMT-B

435 - Chris Broussard - Firefighter/ECA

436 - Robert Montalbano - Firefighter/EMT-B

 437 - Brent Lafour - Firefighter/EMT-B

 438 - Jacob Doolittle - Firefighter/EMT-B

 

 

440 - Kenny Fearneyhough - Firefighter/EMT-P

441 - Rebeka Ruthstrom - Support

443 - Barbara Miller - EMT-B

463 - Christopher Kelly - Firefighter/EMT-B

468 - Hudson, Travis - Firefighter

472 - Cory Mennor - Firefighter/EMT-B

484 - Brenton Spry - Firefighter/ECA

494 - Joe Murray - Deputy Fire Marshal

Ben Firth - Probationary Firefighter 

Andrew Manning - Probationary Firefighter 

Maggie Spry - Support

Kelly Head - Support

 

 
 
IMAG0569.jpg

Apparatus

400 - Chief Command Vehicle

401 - Asst. Chief Command Vehicle

B-17 - 2011 Wildfire Booster Truck

E-1 - 2013 Pierce Arrow XT Engine

E-2 - 2006 Pierce Enforcer Engine

L- 343 - In production

M-1 - 2003 Boston Whaler 27' Guardian

R-1 - 2001 Light Rescue

R-2 - 2014 Frazer Ambulance

Sq-2 - Squad Response Vehicle

Sq-3 - Squad Response Vehicle

SRV-1 - High Water Rescue Vehicle

U-1 - Utility Vehicle

 

 

 

 
 
IMAG0563.jpg

Standard Operating Guidelines and Protocols

SOG - Alarm Response

SOG - Command Guidelines

SOG - Downed Power Lines and Pole Fires

SOG - First Responding

SOG - Helicopter Operations

SOG - Hurricanes, Flooding, and High Water 

SOG - Wildland Fire Response

SOG - Incident Management System

SOG - Mutual Aid

SOG - Vehicle Accidents and Vehicle Fires

SOP - Structural Firefighting Personal Protective Equipment

SOP - Rules of Conduct

SOP - SCBA and Pass Inspection and Repair

SOP - Use of SCBA and Pass Devices

SOP - Accident/Injury Evaluation Reporting

SOP - Breathing Air Quality for Emergency Services Respiratory Protection

409129_10150590822857250_520297652_n.jpg

Volunteer with the Kemah Fire Department

Interested in volunteering with the Kemah Fire Department?

Candidates can pick up applications at Kemah Fire Department Station 1.

Training are held Monday nights at 7:00 pm. Those that are interested can stop by the station between the hours of 6:30 to 8:00 pm (Monday).

24273483_1357724747690137_7970039765121301630_o.jpg

Public Relations Event Request and Station Tours*

The request or schedule of a public relations event or station tour can be accomplished by contacting the Fire Department at Phone:  281-538-5727 | Fax:  281-538-8221 or contact:

Fire Chief/Fire Marshal Brent Hahn at brent.hahn@kemahfire.com

Special Operations Captain Robert Suniga at rsuniga@kemahfire.com

Deputy Fire Marshal Joe Murray at jmurray@kemahfire.com

*Please make all requests at least seven days prior to the scheduled public relations event or station tour

 

Office of the Fire Marshal

Scheduling of Fire Inspections

The request or schedule of a fire inspection can be accomplished by contacting the Fire Marshal’s Office at Phone:  281-538-5727 | Fax:  281-538-8221 or contact:

Fire Chief/Fire Marshal Brent Hahn at brent.hahn@kemahfire.com

Deputy Fire Marshal Joe Murray at jmurray@kemahfire.com

Fire Alarm and Sprinkler System Testing

The Kemah Fire Marshal’s Office is also required to be notified prior to performing any work on any fire alarm or sprinkler system which requires it to be shut down at any time.

Plan Review Process

All plans should be initially submitted to the city that the business is located and include an additional with copy for the Fire Marshal's Office.

City of Clear Lake Shores

1006 S. Shore Drive Clear Lake Shores, TX 77565

Phone: 281-334-2799 | Fax: 281-334-2866

City of Kemah

1401 State Highway 146 Kemah, TX 77565

 Phone:  281-334-1611 | Fax:  281-334-6583

 

Open Records and Public Information Requests

The request for an incident report or open records can be accomplished by contacting the Fire Department at Phone:  281-538-5727 | Fax:  281-538-8221 or contact:

Fire Chief/Fire Marshal Brent Hahn at brent.hahn@kemahfire.com

Assistant Fire Chief/Assistant Fire Marshal Steve Ruthstrom at sruthstrom@kemahfire.com

Special Operations Captain Robert Suniga at rsuniga@kemahfire.com

Deputy Fire Marshal Joe Murray at jmurray@kemahfire.com