101 Town Center, P.O. Box 5655, Bella Vista, AR 72714 (479)876-1255
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The City of Bella Vista operates four fire stations, manned 24 hours per day, seven days per week by full-time firefighters/medical personnel.

Station 1 — 103 Town CenterBVFD emblem
Station 2 — 8300 Trafalgar Road near Metfield
Station 3 — 201 Glasgow Road in the Highlands
Station 4 — 1639 Forest Hills Blvd.
Non-emergency phone:
479-855-3771

In an emergency, dial 911.


Fire Chief Steve Sims and Deputy Fire Chief Bryan Wolfgang command a staff of one fire inspector, two administrative personnel and  firefighters who also serve as medical personnel — either licensed EMTs or paramedics. A battalion chief and two captains command each of the three shifts.

The city uses state-of-the-art fire apparatuses, including a 75-foot ladder truck and Class A pumpers, and medical personnel operate six ambulances within the city.

The department’s focus remains the citizens of Bella Vista and their health and safety. We strive to assist residents by providing information and offering educational opportunities, making Bella Vista the ideal place to call home.

Ambulance in bay

Our mission
It is the mission of the Bella Vista Fire Department to serve our community with professionalism, integrity and pride through rapid response, the highest quality of care and conservation of life and property. We do this to ensure a safe and healthy community for the present and future residents of Bella Vista, Arkansas.

It is the vision of the Bella Vista Fire and EMS Department to help create a safe and healthy community. We shall continue to serve our citizens with pride, integrity and honor, while striving to maintain a standard of excellence in our ever-growing city.



Fire Chief Stephen Sims
Chief Steve Sims
ssims@bellavistaar.gov

Bella Vista Fire Department
103 Town Center
Bella Vista AR 72714

Ph: 479.855.8248
Fax: 479.855.0043

Emergency — CALL 911