Chief’s Message

Dear Linden-Peters Fire Protection District Residents,

It is both an honor and a privilege to serve as the Fire Chief of the Linden-Peters Fire Department. Our dedicated team is committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of our community through proactive firefighting, emergency response, and public education initiatives.

As we navigate the challenges and uncertainties of today, I want to express my gratitude to the resilient and supportive community we are privileged to serve. Your trust in our department is the driving force behind our commitment to excellence.

Our Mission: At the heart of our mission lies a simple yet profound goal – to safeguard lives, protect property, and enhance the quality of life for every resident in our community. We understand the vital role we play in your safety, and we approach our duties with the utmost dedication and professionalism.

Community Partnership: Community engagement is a cornerstone of our approach. We believe in fostering strong ties with you, the residents, to build a collaborative and resilient community. Our outreach programs, public education initiatives, and community events are designed to empower you with the knowledge and resources needed to enhance overall safety.

Preparedness and Training: In the face of emergencies, preparedness is key. Our firefighters undergo rigorous training to stay at the forefront of firefighting techniques, medical response, and specialized rescue operations. Your safety is our priority, and our preparedness efforts aim to ensure a swift and effective response in times of need.

Embracing Innovation: The fire service is ever-evolving, and so are we. We embrace innovation and continually invest in cutting-edge technology and equipment to enhance our capabilities. This ensures that we are well-equipped to meet the dynamic challenges of our ever-changing world.

Your Role in Safety: Safety is a shared responsibility, and we encourage each member of our community to actively participate. Stay informed about fire safety practices, create emergency plans for your family, and be proactive in your role as stewards of community well-being.

I am immensely proud of the hard work and dedication demonstrated by the men and women of the Linden-Peters Fire Department. Together, we stand ready to face any challenge and serve you with the utmost professionalism and compassion.

Thank you for your ongoing support. It is an honor to be your Fire Chief, and I look forward to continuing our journey towards a safer and more resilient community.


Kirk Noffsinger, Fire Chief Linden-Peters Rural County Fire Protection District