The protection of life and property from fire and for the conservation of natural and human resources. Control and administer the property, debts, and assets of the district.


The Board of Fire Commissioners, who shall be appointed by the Commissioners Court, shall be the governing body of the district. They shall serve for a term of two years and until their successors are appointed and qualified.

Creation & Authority

Created and operated under the provision of Chapter 775 of the Texas Health and Safety Code.


Second Tuesday of the month, at the Volunteer Fire Station, 337 Yorktown, at 5:00 p.m.


Two year staggered terms ending on December 31. Two board positions are effecive January 1 of even-numbered years and three board positions are effective January 1 of odd-numbered years.