Welcome to Brookside Fire Department – Station 24. We are a volunteer fire company working for our community to save lives and property
Station 24 answered over 900 calls in 2016 from EMS , Fires, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Rescues, and citizens assist. Station 24 has also logged many hours of training and many hours of community service education. We have seen a lot of changes the past year such as selling and purchasing of new apparatus to serve the community better.
Station 24 looks forward to serving the community in the years to come. We are always looking for new members. Stop by the station and pick up an application today.
Brookside Fire Department received a grant from the Department of Homeland Security/FEMA in the amount of $233,700 for a new firetruck.
The new fire station has been completed. The facility houses 3 fire engines and the paramedic unit.. Under the station is a tornado shelter that can hold up to 300 residents.
Firehouse Subs in Homewood awarded a $4000 oximeter to the towns fire department in December 2009. The donation was made through the restaurant chain’s non-profit Public Safety Commission. Brookside Fire Chief will use the oximeter on the general public to check blood oxygen and carbon dioxide levels as well as an aid to firefighters.