Cherokee County Fire
& Emergency Services
It is the mission of the Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services to preserve life and property, promote public safety and foster economic growth through leadership, management and actions, as an all risk life safety response provider.

Firefighters Respond to Brush Fire in Holly Springs

Firefighters from Station 8 responded to the brush fire.
Firefighters from Station 8 responded to the brush fire. (click image for slideshow)
October 18, 2019 | Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services responded to a brush fire this afternoon just shortly before 2 o’clock on Lakeside Drive just off Holly Springs Parkway. Firefighters arrived on scene in minutes and were able to extinguish the brush and debris fire.  Captain Nathan Roper discovered a gas can near the fire, so it appears the fire could have been intentionally set. ... (read complete story)

A gas can was discovered near the fire indicating that if could have been intentionally set.
A gas can was discovered near the fire indicating that if could have been intentionally set.
Firefighters were able to get the fire out very quickly.
Firefighters were able to get the fire out very quickly.
Firefighters stayed on the scene until the fire was completely out.
Firefighters stayed on the scene until the fire was completely out.
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Burn Permits

Burn permits are available to be issued.

Burning is allowed between the dates of October, 1st 2019 and through April 30th, 2020.

Burn permits are issued on a daily basis.

To verify if burning is allowed on a given day please click the link below or call the Georgia Forestry Commission.

Georgia Forestry Commission 1-877-652-2876

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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.

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