The East Side Fire Department is located in East Baton Rouge Parish. Established in 1976, East Side serves an area of 8 square miles with a population of 18,000. East Side Fire Department is comprised of 13 career and 14 contract firefighters responding from two stations.
Station 91, opened in 1995, serves the northern part of the district and is located at 15094 Old Hammond Hwy. It also houses the administrative offices for the day-to-day operations of the department. Station 92, opened in 2007, serves the southern part of the district and is located at 17505 S. Harrell's Ferry Rd.
East Side Fire Department is dedicated to providing the highest level of dependable and professional service while protecting lives and preserving property.
The vision of the East Side Fire Department is to be a progressive, service-oriented organization, which provides opportunities for personal growth, and innovative and effective leadership. The department will continue to cooperatively participate at all levels in developing innovative concepts and issues that advance the profession.
Our Value Statement
The members of the East Side Fire Department are dedicated to providing a professional and caring environment that is fair, honest, ethical, and treats all individuals with respect and dignity. All members will be supportive and responsive to the needs of both the fire department and community in a loyal, honest and proficient manner. We will do our best to rapidly and professionally mitigate all fire, rescue, medical care and hazardous material incidents and to protect lives, property, and the environment through meticulous training, disaster preparedness, fire prevention and community education programs.