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Fire Department



"The Ellis County Fire Department will serve our community with pride and professionalism by providing quality emergency services, acting with respect, and bringing honor to our community, department and family at all times."

The ECFD has six companies located throughout Ellis County (Catharine, Ellis, Hays, Munjor, Schoenchen & Victoria), with approximately 80 paid per call firefighters.

Emergency Management



The Ellis County Emergency Management Department coordinates all components of the Emergency Management System by working closely with local, state, and federal agencies, as well as volunteer and private organizations.

Ellis County Emergency Management actively promotes protection of people, property, and the environment against natural, technological, vector, and civil societal hazards.