The Town of Iowa Fire Department's mission is to protect and enhance the quality of life for all citizens and visitors from the adverse effects of natural and man-made emergencies. Our goal is to provide a protection program through a cost-efficient approach to emergency response, fire code application and public fire education.
The Iowa Volunteer Fire Dept. (Ward 8 Fire Dist. #1 of Calcasieu Parish) was established in 1952. Today Iowa VFD is a combination fire department, our roster consist of approximately 25 volunteers and two fulltime firefighters who staff the station Monday through Friday 8am-4:30pm. Without volunteers, who would protect our community, our family, and our neighbors.
Burn Permit - Iowa Residents must call Iowa Fire Department (during office hours) to obtain a burn permit. Property must be inspected prior to permit being issued.
If you are witnessing a crime in progress or are experiencing an emergency, please dial 911.