About Travis County Emergency Services District #1

Mission

Travis County Emergency Services District #1 is dedicated to provide the highest level of services through an aggressive fire control system, an integrated pre-hospital care system, fire prevention, public education, and emergency management. To accomplish our mission we provide suppression and prevention programs, a state of the art pre-hospital care system, and effective incident management. We also stand ready to support and assist other fire service organizations in accomplishing their missions. All of our members are important assets in the actualization of our mission and play a vital role within the department and community. Each member carries the responsibility to express our department's core values in their daily work.


Core Values

SERVICE: Travis County Emergency Service District 1 continues its unwavering call to protect and serve.

SAFETY: We strive to keep our citizens free from harm by utilizing the best personnel, equipment and training available. Through our safety programs, the Department can reduce the risk to the public and its members at fires, emergencies and medical incidents.

HONOR: The enormous commitment necessary to perform the Department's tasks requires excellence of character. We inspire each other through pride in our department, which is a belief that every action reflects on all the members of the Department, both past and present.

DEDICATION: A commitment to the Department's mission is an essential part of our code of conduct. The unwavering observance of duty calls for us to fulfill our obligations both professionally and personally.

PREPAREDNESS: By combining all of the components of our core values, Travis County Emergency Service District 1 will maintain a constant state of readiness to meet all challenges, traditional and new.