About Us

About Us

The North Lyon County Fire Protection District is a combination Fire Department of paid and volunteer staff serving the City of Fernley and surrounding area with “all risk” emergency services, including ambulance transport. Our service area covers approximately 162 square miles, serving approximately 20,000 residents. Our service area is unique and possess many risks, including a large industrial park, major highway thoroughfare, railroad system, and much more.

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Mission Statement:

To provide comprehensive, compassionate and professional All-Risk Emergency Services for the protection of life, property and the environment.


North Lyon County Fire; A model of Excellence in Mission Oriented All-Risk Emergency Services.

Core Values:

Teamwork; Train as though lives depend on us, making a positive impact through improvement, achievement and success.

Integrity; Open, honest and accurate 2-way communication with consistency of words and deeds.

Service; Motivated to excellence through our commitment to serve.