Mission Statement

Mission Statement:
It is our mission as members of the Muscatine Fire Department to safely provide quality emergency services to the community through the protection of life, property, and the environment from the effects of medical emergencies, fires and other hazards and to reduce these threats through fire prevention and public education.

Core Values:
Members: We promote an atmosphere of trust and respect that encourages individual growth, participation, creativity and acknowledges the achievements of our members.

Organization: We support an organization built on a foundation of initiative, collaboration and commitment to efficiency, consistency and results, while attaining the goals of the organization.

Customer Service: We are dedicated to providing superior customer service.

Strategic Management: We plan for change and develop management strategies to meet the challenges of our future.

Regional Cooperation: We promote, encourage and participate in partnerships that provide all communities and organizations with the highest level of service and training.

Philosophy:
Survive and protection with Pride, Honor, Loyalty, Courage, Compassion, Respect, Teamwork, and Safety.

We Accept:
  • Great personal risk to save another person's life
  • Moderate personal risk to save another person's property
  • No personal risk to save what is already lost