Combined Fire & Rescue System Reforms

New Ordinance Adopted

In April 2014, the Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance to establish a new Chapter of the Codified Ordinances of Loudoun County: Combined Fire and Rescue System with an effective date of July 1, 2015. The Board also approved the hiring of an Assistant Chief for Support Services and Volunteer Administration within the Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management. 

Ordinance - Chapter 258 - Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System

Fire Trucks

Background Information & Relevant Documents

The Board of Supervisors took action on the issue on July 17, 2013. The Copy Teste, which describes the Boards action, is online as is the County Administrator’s Loudoun Combined Fire and Rescue System Stakeholders Group (CFRSG) Recommendations Report, and the item prepared for the Board meeting. Also online is a survey conducted by the CFRSG of members of the Loudoun Fire-Rescue system. The survey results indicate broad support for the proposed reforms.

For More Information
If you have questions about reforms to the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue System, please contact Assistant Chief John Causin at 703-777-0333 or by email