We take great pride in being part of an elite group of Class 4 departments in North Carolina. We provide the Riceville Community with fire and emergency medical services, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Please feel free to browse around for useful safety tips and information about our department.
Volunteer firefighters devote their time to protect you and your community. Duracell's Power Those Who Protect Us donation program lets you give back to these selfless heroes. When you purchase specially marked CopperTop packs, they will make a battery donation to volunteer fire departments to power communication devices and life-saving equipment. Each pack contains a unique code, which you can enter to direct your battery donation to a volunteer fire department of your choice.
Board of Directors Meeting will be Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 6:30 pm. The meeting is still closed to the public due to COVID-19. Please contact the fire department at (828) 298-2456 with questions or to make contact with the Board of Directors.
Below is a link to a survey related to identifying limited access areas of broadband internet service in Buncombe County. Buncombe County, along with the Land of Sky Council, is asking for participation from the citizens to find these locations which have limited access to help expand high speed int...