Why does a fire truck show up when I call for EMS?
Depending on the nature of the emergency, we will dispatch a fire truck along with an EMS unit to provide extra assistance in dangerous situations.
What can I legally burn and when can I burn it?
Normally, citizens are NOT allowed to burn anything in the city limits. If you live outside the city limits you can request a burn permit by calling the County at (620) 257-2363.
What is your response time?
Our average response time within City limits is six (6) minutes and eleven (11) seconds.