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The Fire Department was established in 1968 to provide fire prevention and fire protection to the District. Basic ambulance service began in 1971, followed by advanced life support service in 1976. The Fire Department maintains four fire stations located throughout the District and provides fire, rescue, and emergency management services.

Reedy Creek fire department staff

Chief Richard LePere & Admin Team

(Left to Right)  Marcel Juhas – Assistant Chief – Sr. Plans Examiner; Jose Flores – Assistant Chief – Logistics, Health & Safety; Tanya Naylor-Molea, Security & Emergency Manager; Joel Edwards, Deputy Chief/Fire Marshal;  Chief Richard LePere; Stan Paynter, Assistant Chief Emergency Services; Eric Ferrari, Deputy Fire Chief – Operations; Barry Broscious – Assistant Chief – Communications; Wendi Moldthan – Assistant Chief – Training


911 Communications – Providing radio communication and Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD) Services

Operations – Providing life support (ALS) emergency medical services (EMS) and fire/rescue services

Fire Prevention  – Fire & life safety inspections are coordinated through the Office of the Fire Marshal

Emergency Management – The emergency management section coordinates the emergency preparedness of both the department and the surrounding areas.

RCID emergency services building

Contact Us:

(407) 828 8032

Fire Station 1
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830