As of July 3, 2018 the Tarrant County Commissioners Court approved an Outdoor Burning Ban for Tarrant County.  Effective immediately, all outdoor burning in Tarrant County is PROHIBITED.  This Outdoor Burning Ban will be in place for the next ninety (90) days. The City of Keller is included in this Burn Ban. The burning of any organic material is prohibited. Natural Gas and Propane Fire pits are exempt from the Burn Ban, wood burning fire pits are included in the Ban.

A violation of the Order Prohibiting Outdoor Burning is a punishable of a fine up to $2,000.00.







All Fire Department Permit Applications are dropped-off and picked-up at the Building/Development Customer Service Desk.  The desk is located on the first floor at Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy.  Please review our submittal requirements prior to dropping off your application to ensure proper procedures are followed.  Any and all Fire Prevention questions will be answered by the Fire Marshal's office.

Fire Marshal - Debra Crafton  (dcrafton@cityofkeller.com)
Fire Inspector -

The Fire Chief oversees all firefighters and substations. He is responsible for all aspects of fire fighting, supplies and rescue training budgets. He also serves as Emergency Management Coordinator for all city departments regarding Homeland Security and disaster planning, preparedness, response and recovery operations. 

The Deputy Chief oversees all EMS, Training and Safety. He also coordinates with the Emergency Medical Director, a contract physician who assures quality control of all our paramedics.

The Training Officer manages all training, accreditation, and assists with Emergency Management.  

The Fire Marshal and Fire Inspector are responsible for inspections, investigations and code compliance. They also work in conjunction with the city's Development Review Committee, reviewing all plans for fire code compliance and with builders during the construction process.

The Administrative Assistant provides support to all staff and assist's with various reporting, tracking, and processing of numerous financial transactions.


In an emergency, dial 9-1-1

For general information, inspections and facility tours

Telephone: 817-743-4400
Fax: 817-743-4409
Email: firerescue@cityofkeller.com
Physical Address:

Keller Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Parkway

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 770, Keller, TX 76244


David Jones, Fire Chief
Email: djones@cityofkeller.com

Fire Chief is responsible for overseeing all fire and rescue department activities and services.

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Debra Crafton
Fire Marshal

David R. Simmons
Fire Inspector/Investigator

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Shane Gainer
Deputy Chief
Email: sgainer@cityofkeller.com

Jeff Huntley
Training Officer
Email: jhuntley@cityofkeller.com




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