City of Shawnee Fire Department Fire Department


The Shawnee Fire Department is pleased to announce that it has been awarded Class 1 status, the highest available through the Insurance Services Office as of August 1st, 2019. With this rating, SFD is one of only 77 fire agencies in the country that are both ISO Class 1 and accredited through the Commission on Fire Accreditation International.

The Fire Department is a career fire/emergency medical service serving the City since 1924. The Fire Department is an all-hazards response agency with members sworn to protect the lives and property of all City residents and visitors to the City from the effects of fire; medical emergencies; automobile and industrial accidents; natural and man-made disasters. There are four stations serving the City; John B. Glaser Fire Station at 6501 Quivira (Headquarters), Station 72 at 5840 Renner, Station 73 at 6805 Hedge Lane and Station 74 at 5300 Woodsonia.


  • Contact Info
  • Fire ChiefRick Potter 
  • Address6501 Quivira Road  Shawnee, Kansas 66216 
  • Telephone(913) 631-1080 
  • Email
  • Hours8am-5pm

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The Fire Department was granted accredited status by the Center for Fire Accreditation International on July 28, 2017.