The Lincolnton Fire Department is a combination department that is staffed with 24 full-time personnel and 14 volunteers. We cover the city limits of Lincolnton and also provide Automatic Aid to 6 surrounding Lincoln County Fire Departments. We operate out of two fire stations located on W. Sycamore St. and Ross St. We provide many services including fire suppression, medical first responder, rescue, extrication and many other services.
The LFD would like to congratulate Captain Bill Fortenberry on his promotion to Assistant Chief. Chief Fortenberry has been with the LFD for 26 years and has risen through the ranks beginning as a career firefighter. Congrats Assistant Chief Fortenberry on your well deserved promotion.