Cherokee County Fire
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Freddie the Fire Truck Visits Little People's Corner

Children are always excited to see Freddie the Fire Truck.
Children are always excited to see Freddie the Fire Truck. (click image for slideshow)
August 23, 2019 | Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services’ number one advocate for teaching fire safety to pre-school children is Freddie the Fire Truck. Freddie is a fully animated fire truck robot that moves, speaks, listens and sounds his siren, all by remote control.   Today, Freddie visited with about 50 children and adults at Little People’s Corner located on Lower Union Hill Road. ... (read complete story)

Freddie the Fire Truck teaches pre-school children about fire Safety.
Freddie the Fire Truck teaches pre-school children about fire Safety.
Children are entertained, but, more importantly, they learn about fire safety.
Children are entertained, but, more importantly, they learn about fire safety.
Cherokee CountyFirefighter and Fire Educator, Kevin Bruce, teaches the children to never be afraid of a firefighter.
Cherokee CountyFirefighter and Fire Educator, Kevin Bruce, teaches the children to never be afraid of a firefighter.
Cherokee County Fire Educator, Kevin Bruce, shows the children what he looks like when he puts on his firefighter gear.
Cherokee County Fire Educator, Kevin Bruce, shows the children what he looks like when he puts on his firefighter gear.
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Burn Permits

The Burn Ban is now in effect

DUE TO THE EPD ISSUED BAN ON OUTDOOR BURNING THERE IS NO OUTDOOR BURNING ALLOWED IN CHEROKEE COUNTY. THE OUTDOOR BURN BAN IS IN PLACE FROM MAY 1, 2019 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 2019.

The following types of fires are allowed during the outdoor burn ban. Please visit the Fire Marshal's website for the specific rules during the burn ban.

  • Recreation fire
  • Bonfire
  • Agriculture burn
  • Outdoor fire place or chimenea
If there are any questions please contact the Cherokee County Fire Marshal's Office or the Georgia Forestry Commission

Safe Kids Cherokee County offers free Child Safety Seat Inspections.

It is required that you bring your child unless you are expecting so the technicians are able to make the necessary adjustments to fit your child safely.

Please park in front of the building near the bicycle rack. You must come in and let us know you have arrived.

Tuesday mornings between 9 AM and 12 PM as well as on Thursday afternoons between 2:00 PM and 4:30 PM.

Please read this before requesting an appointment.

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