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Our Mission

The Refugee-Canyon Joint Fire District is dedicated to protecting life and property by providing a compassionate, professional level of safety services that adapts to the needs of the community. Our goal is to provide these services efficiently and effectively, while continuously maintaining the highest level of honor and integrity.

Those who have the privilege of identifying themselves as a Refugee-Canyon Firefighter do so ethically and morally. Only by serving in this manner may the Refugee-Canyon Joint Fire District receive the faith and trust it needs to perform our duties with the highest regard to our community, our fellow firefighters, and ourselves.

ABOUT REFUGEE-CANYON JOINT FIRE DISTRICT

Our Department

Under the direction of Interim Fire Chief Ryan Wyse, Refugee-Canyon Joint Fire District provides fire and emergency medical services for the Village of Hebron and Union Township in Licking County, Ohio. The Fire District is the primary service provider for all fire, ems, rescue, and haz-mat responses for over 6,000 residents within a 41 square mile area. In addition, it’s demographics increases the demand for safety services as a result of the increased number of commuters, vacationers, and workforce that visit the area.

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Recent Updates

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Fire Board Meeting 02 May 2022

Present Members: Mr. Jeff Sharps, Member Mr. John Campbell, Vice-Chairman Mr. Richard Moore, Member Mr. Randy Wolf Mr. Paul Rutter,

Fire Board Meeting 14 April 2022

Present Members: Mr. John Campbell, Vice-Chairman Mr. Richard Moore, Member Mr. Randy Wolf, Member Mr. Paul Rutter, Member Present Staff:

Meeting Notice 12 May 2022

The Refugee-Canyon Fire District Board of Trustees will meet at 5:00 PM on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at the Refugee-Canyon

Meeting Notice 2 May 2022

The Refugee-Canyon Fire District Board of Trustees will meet at 5:00 PM on Monday, May 2, 2022 at the Refugee-Canyon

Fire Board Meeting 24 March 2022

Present Members: Mr. Jeff Sharps, Member Mr. John Campbell, Vice-Chairman Mr. Randy Wolf Mr. Paul Rutter, Member Excused Members: Present