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Contact the Baltimore County Fire Department

Baltimore County Fire Department headquarters is located in the Public Safety Building, 700 East Joppa Road, Towson, Maryland 21286-5500.

View directions to Baltimore County Fire Department headquarters.

The main telephone number is 410-887-4500. The department's main fax number is 410-853-1883.

Information about specific local fire stations is available online.

Records Requests

Learn how to request Fire Inspection Reports and other records maintained by the Baltimore County Fire Department.

Compliments and Complaints

The Fire Department welcomes your input on services provided by our personnel. To submit a compliment or complaint, please complete the online form.

Other Fire Department Numbers

Fire Chief
Joanne R. Rund
Phone: 410-887-4511
Fax: 410-853-1883

Emergency Medical Services
Fire Director Richard Schenning
Phone: 410-887-4860
Fax: 410-887-8512

Records Office
Records Manager Mary McInnes
Phone: 410-887-2071
Fax: 410-832-8513

Fire Marshal's Office
Fire Director Marcus Johnson
Phone: 410-887-4880
Fax: 410-832-8511

Fire-Rescue Academy
Fire Director Timothy Rostkowski
Phone: 410-887-7523
Fax: 410-887-7572

Fire Communications
Fire Director Christian Griffin
Phone: 410-307-2040
Fax: 410-307-2053

Public Safety Education
Battalion Chief David Bycoffe
Phone: 410-887-4501

Public Information
Elise Armacost, Director of Public Affairs
Phone: 410-887-2892
Fax: 410-832-8508

Fire Lieutenant Gretchen Yingling
Phone: 410-887-4865
Fax: 410-832-8507

Fire Director Craig Bidinger
Phone: 410-887-6590
Fax: 410-887-4698

Related Numbers

Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
Phone: 410-887-5996
Fax: 410-832-8515

Baltimore County Volunteer Firemen's Association
700 East Joppa Road
Towson, Maryland 21286-5500
Phone: 410-887-4885
Fax: 410-887-4852

Baltimore County Office Of Human Resources
Phone: 410-887-3135
Fax: 410-887-6073

Baltimore County Professional Fire Fighters Association
Local 1311
52 Scott Adam Road
Cockeysville, Maryland 21030
Phone: 410-683-1311
Fax: 410-666-0156

Revised August 31, 2020         


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