The Fire Department has always been about family - our family helping your family, whether it's an emergency incident or a non-emergency situation. Our goal is to take care of the city’s residents just as we would take care of our own family. Our service is centered around of core values: Duty, Respect, and Integrity.
Duty - Respect - Integrity
The Colony Fire Department’s dedicated team of firefighters and paramedics is ready to serve and protect the community 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We are committed to providing a wide range of quality public services to assist our residents and visitors, including the very best possible customer service.
From the Fire Code
The City of The Colony has adopted the International Fire Code as the city's designated fire code. The code prohibits open burning in the city limits year-round. Highlights also include specifications and regulations for the use of residential fire pits, which are allowed as follows:
307.4.4 Permanent Outdoor Fire Pit. Permanently installed outdoor fire pits for recreational fire purposes shall not be installed within 10 feet of a structure or combustible material. Exception: Permanently installed outdoor fireplaces constructed in accordance with the International Building Code.