The Keowee Fire Department strives to protect the lives and property within the District and surrounds by activities including fire suppression and fire safety education, responding to all 911 medical emergencies and accidents and supporting fire related activities that benefit our District.
Prepared for Duty — We will do everything possible to ensure that our organization is at an optimum state of readiness when called upon to respond at a moment’s notice. Our team members will be properly trained, equipped, supported, and focused on safe immediate responses and services.
Serving With Integrity —. We acknowledge that truth and trust are the foundations of relationship building and delivery. Our members will work hard every day to maintain the highestprofessional standards and to earn the public trust through their actions.
Responding With Compassion — We are a people-oriented service organization focused on helping those in need. Our members will provide the highest level of fire and emergency services with utmost compassion and caring to anyone in need.
Maintaining Financial Responsibility - We guard against unnecessary expenditures in order to keep District taxation under control and seek outside funds to support operations and new equipment while maintaining the quality of service demanded by the residents.
Committed to Professional Excellence — We will provide all members with the means, skills, and education to provide outstanding professional services. This organization will achieve this excellence through a commitment to quality, respect for each individual, and a workplace thatis free of harassment, discrimination, and retaliation.