Fire & Life Safety


The York County Department of Fire and Life Safety is recognized as a progressive leader in the provision of the highest quality of emergency services. Our members are committed to the preservation of life, property, and the environment by effectively and efficiently meeting the emerging public safety and welfare needs of our citizens, businesses, and visitors. We accomplish our goals by maintaining the highest standards of professional service through continued training, education, and living up to the York County Standard of Service Professionalism. 
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Fire Prevention Safety Information: How Much Do You Know About Mulch? Mulch is a common sight in residential yards, around many other types of buildings and even in landscape beds that adorn our highways. Often, it is used for aesthetics but it also serves as a practical way to conserve moisture and reduce weed growth. Along with the common sight of mulch use comes a less obvious but all too common consequence of mulch use – fire!

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