111 Lane Parkway
  Shelbyville, Tennessee  37160 
  (931) 684-6241

 Emergencies:  911

The Shelbyville fire department was organized December 2, 1885.  In 1883, a good
steam fire-engine and a hook and ladder wagon was purchased by the town at a cost of
$22,000.  A steam force pump was also purchased at a cost of $800, which was placed
at the mill of Lipscomb & Co.

Our department has 37 full time and 12 volunteer members.  We  operate out of three fire
 stations and protect an area of approximately  17 square miles with a population of 20,149
people.  Our department  has earned a Class 3 ISO rating.

station 3. firehall1. firehall2.

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