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Posted on: February 8, 2023

City and State Wide Burn Ban starts February 15th


The Martinsville Fire & EMS Department would like to remind all residents of the City that the Statewide Burn Ban goes into effect on February 15, 2023. 

This ban on open-air burning before 4:00 P.M. is in effect through April 30, 2023 and app...

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Posted on: January 2, 2023

Dan Howell appointed as new Fire Chief

Photo of Fire Chief Dan Howell

Assistant Fire Chief Dan Howell has been promoted to the role of Fire Chief as of January 1, 2023. 

Howell has served with Martinsville Fire and EMS for the last 26 years and succeeds retired Fire Chief, Ted Anderson Jr. 

“I have...

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