Anderson County has a population of approximately 7,800 residents and has a total area of 584 square miles. Anderson County Fire District #1 provides fire rescue services for the whole county. All stations in the county mutual aid with each other when needed. ACFD has stations in Bush City, Colony, Garnett, Greeley, Harris, Kincaid, Lone Elm, Welda and Westphalia. Each station has a Chief and reports to the county Fire Coordinator. Highways US 59, 169 and 31 run through the county.
The mission of Anderson County Fire District #1 is to provide the citizens of Anderson County protection of their lives and property from adverse effects of fire and exposure to dangerous conditions created by either man or nature as well as pre-hospital medical care in an emergency.
We will respond to emergencies in a professional and courteous manner and strive to reduce the rate of emergencies through education and prevention