Mission, Vision and Values

Mission Statement

To protect and serve the City of Greenville and reduce risk through courage, commitment, compassion, and education.

Vision Statement

The Greenville City Fire Department will work diligently to provide world class emergency response services to the Greenville community by maintaining excellence in all areas of service and by faithfully serving the community with compassion, courage, and commitment.

Two firefighters work on ladder technique during a training exercise

Core Values

The Greenville City Fire Department will fulfill its Mission Statement and Vision Statement by:

  • Exhibiting honesty and integrity in our every action,
  • Helping others with compassionate service no matter their social or economic standing,
  • Being accountable and responsible for all of our actions,
  • Striving for excellence in every facet of our calling,
  • Pursuing the most up-to-date knowledge and training available, and
  • Showing dignity and respect to those with which we interact, both inside and outside the department.