Welcome to the Woodburn Fire Department
Station 50, Warren County, Ky.
The Woodburn Fire Department, established in 1962, serves southern Warren County, Ky. About 30 volunteers responding from two stations provide fire, rescue and first responder services to the tune of more than 400 calls a year.
WVFD is funded primarily through dues paid by district members, support from Warren Fiscal Court and through an annual ice cream supper in August and a pancake breakfast in the spring.
Station 1 is located at 900 Woodburn-Allen Springs, Woodburn. Station 2 is located at 7055 Nashville Road, Bowling Green.
For more information, contact the station at (270) 529-2301.
Chief: Bob Skipper
Asst. Chief: Jerry Travelstead
Asst. Chief: Chris Krohn
Capt.: Ricky Holland
Capt.: David Oliver
Lt.: Bryan Cox
Lt.: Ryan Cox
Sgt.: Kyle Perry
Sgt.: Seth Miciotto
INVITATION TO BID
The Woodburn Fire Department seeks bids for the renovation of its station located at 7055 Nashville Road. Bids will be opened at 5 p.m. March 20 at the station. Bid specs are available from Asst. Chief Chris Krohn at WoodburnVFD@outlook.com or (270) 791-5554. Bids can be mailed in an envelope marked “BID REPLY” to 900 Woodburn Allen Springs, Woodburn, KY 42170. Woodburn FD reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to accept the lowest and best evaluated bid.
Beginning Sept. 1, 2015, Woodburn Fire Department's ISO rating will improve from Class 7 to a Class 6, which could lower some homeowner's insurance rates. The department was evaluated this spring and is now working on a plan to further improve the rating.
Open Burning Information
If you plan to burn brush or other natural materials, please check out the following regulations by the Kentucky Division of Forestry (http://forestry.ky.gov/wildlandfiremanagement/Pages/OutdoorBurningLaws.aspx) and the Kentucky Division of Air Quality (http://air.ky.gov/Pages/OpenBurning.aspx). Call Bowling Green Fire Dispatch at 393-4000 to report your control burn before you start.