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Fire Chief

Terry Strange (864) 942-8451

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A Word from the Chief...
The Greenwood Fire Department is a customer-oriented organization partnering with the citizens and visitors of our community to provide the best fire and life safety services through planning, education, and response. Three fire stations house ten pieces of apparatus utilized for both emergency and support operations.

As of January 1st, 2021, Greenwood City Fire Department achieved an Insurance Services Office (ISO) rating of one (1)!  This Class 1 Public Protection Certification is the highest possible national recognition a fire department can receive from the ISO.  Out of more than 40,000 fire departments nationwide only 393 have received a Class 1 rating.  This places the GFD in the top 1% of all fire departments in the United States!  Out of 531 fire departments in South Carolina, only 29 have received a Class 1 rating.

Mission Statement
The Greenwood Fire Department is dedicated to the protection of life and property by providing professional service of the highest quality. This is based on a foundation of courage, compassion, and integrity. We are committed to constant improvement through innovation and education.

For your convenience,  please contact the following for assistance:
Emergency: Dial 911

Tanner Hall
Deputy Fire Chief
(864) 942-8495

 Travis Lathren
Assistant Chief Fire Marshal
(864) 942-8453

Chris James
Assistant Chief of Operations
(864) 942-8495

E. A. Carter
"A" Shift Commander
(864) 942-8445

 W.T. Wall
"B" Shift Commander
(864) 942-8445

T.S. McDonald

"C" Shift Commander
(864) 942-8445
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