The mission of the St. George Fire Protection District is to protect lives and property through the prevention and/or mitigation of fires and other emergencies. This mission will be accomplished through a variety of programs that are hereby established. These programs are established with life safety, property conservation, and cost effectiveness in mind, in that order.
It is the responsibility of each member of the St. George Fire Department to support the mission by subscribing to the following values:
We recognize that the community is the reason for our presence.
We value the faith and trust of the community, and continually work to deserve that confidence through our attitude, conduct and accomplishments.
Lives are more valuable than property.
The safety of the public is of paramount importance, as is the safety of our members.
All members of the public are entitled to our best efforts.
We strive for excellence in everything we do.
Honesty, fairness, and integrity will not be compromised.
We continually seek effectiveness, efficiency and economy.
Unity and teamwork are crucial to us as individuals and as an organization.
Members are encouraged to improve themselves personally and professionally.
The free exchange of ideas is encouraged.
We will provide professional and courteous service at all times.