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Fire Department

Take Survey To Provide Input On All-Hazards Mitigation Plan

Hennepin County Emergency Management is in the process of updating its mitigation plan. As part of that, the City of Hopkins will be looking at areas it needs to work on prior to a disaster.

Community involvement and feedback are vital to the success of the plan. The information you provide by completing the survey will help us better understand your hazard concerns and can lead to mitigation activities that should help lessen the impact of future hazard events.

Take the survey now »

Mission statement

The Hopkins Fire Department will provide quality fire response, prevention services, emergency medical, hazardous materials and emergency preparedness that make a positive difference every day.

Vision statement

Members of the Hopkins Fire Department, through our commitment to innovation, service, and excellence, will always strive to be leaders in fire and life safety services, and model of a progressive and successful fire department.

Value statement

Since 1893 members of the Hopkins Fire Department have taken pride in our commitment to professional service by maintaining our skills, knowledge and abilities. All members of the Department are committed to conducting ourselves in an ethical manner, conforming to a moral standard of right versus wrong by treating each other and the people we serve humanely, professionally and honestly.

Emergency Notification System:



  • Fire Chief

  • Assistant Fire Chief

  • Assistant Fire Chief

  • Administrative Assistant

Hopkins Fire Station

The Hopkins Fire Station, built in 2004, is located at 101 17th Ave S.

Did you know?

The Hopkins Fire Department was organized in 1893 after a devastating fire brought to light the need for public fire protection.

In 1989, the Hopkins Fire Department was voted State of Minnesota Fire Department of the Year.

The Fire Department was presented with a 2009 Life Safety Achievement Award by the Residential Fire Safety Institute.