Fire Departments


In case of an emergency, dial 911

Shelby County Area Fire Departments are a combination of career and volunteer firefighters providing full fire protection services to Shelby County citizens from seven strategically located fire stations.

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Fire Department Locations

Bagdad Fire Department

Fire Chief Rusty Newton

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 98, Bagdad, KY 40003
Street Address
4741 Bagdad Rd
Bagdad, KY 40003

Station: (502) 747-0078
Work: (502) 633-7685

East U.S. 60 Fire Department

Fire Chief Brian Raizor

Street Address
9221 Frankfort Road
Waddy, KY 40076

Station: (502) 829-5908
Work: (502) 633-7101

Mount Eden Fire Department

Fire Chief Larry McClain

Street Address
260 Van Buren Road
Mount Eden, KY 40046

Station 1: (502) 738-5910

Shelby County Fire Department

Fire Chief Bobby Cowherd

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 1027
Shelbyville, KY 40066
Street Address
200 Alpine Drive
Shelbyville, KY 40065

Station: (502) 633-6648/0161

Shelbyville Fire Department

Fire Chief Kevin Baker

Street Address
1040 Main Street
Shelbyville, KY 40065

Station 1: (502) 633-7101
Station 2: (502) 633-1330
Station 3: (502) 647- 7207

Simpsonville Fire Department

Fire Chief Ronnie Sowder

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 376
Simpsonville, KY 40067
Street Address
121 Citizens Blvd
Simpsonville, KY 40067

Station: (502) 722-5617/0402
Home (502): 442-5581

Waddy Fire Department

Fire Chief Darrell Brown

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 50
Waddy, KY 40076
Street Address
135 Chester Dare Road
Waddy, KY 40076

Station: (502) 829-9406