The mission of the Mesquite Fire Corps is to support and compliment the Mesquite Fire Department and the Office of Emergency Management utilizing dedicated volunteers for public engagement, education and community service.
When disaster strikes everyone is affected. It takes a community effort to help our fellow citizens in Mesquite and around our state. Mesquite Fire Corps is comprised of citizens who want to be there for their fellow residents in their times of need. Among the services these dedicated volunteers provide to the city are;
Support of first responders at emergencies by providing the equipment and supplies for their rest and rehabilitation.
Community outreach and public education on subjects such as emergency and disaster preparedness.
Augmenting and supporting the Mesquite Fire Department and Office of Emergency Management following incidents, emergencies, and disasters.
Attending and supporting city special events such as the annual Rodeo Parade, Bunny bash and Cinco de Mayo.
Educating businesses and residents on how they can make their buildings and homes safer from the effects of fire, severe weather, etc.