Fire Services

Bryan Adams, Director

J.P. Emergency Operations & Communications Center
910 3rd Street
Gretna, LA 70053
Phone:  (504) 736-6202

The Department of Fire Services oversees the Volunteer Fire Companies and acts as liaison between the Fire Companies, the Parish Administration and Council.  The Department of Fire Services has two sub-departments as well.  The Fire Training Facility and the Department of Hazardous Materials.  The Fire Services Department is led by Director Bryan J. Adams.  Director Adams is a career firefighter with a history in the fire service that spans 40 years.  His experience in the Fire Service as a volunteer fireman, paid Fire Chief, and also a State Legislator is a unique asset to the Parish Department of Fire Services, and the Parish as a whole.

The Fire Training Facility is a multi-training facility utilized by various fire departments and industrial businesses.  The Training Facility is overseen by the Assistant Director of Fire Services, David Saunders, and the Facility Coordinator, Scott Berthelot.

The Hazardous Materials department is a Parish-wide service that responds to all hazardous materials related incidents.  The department consists of Hazardous Materials Coordinator, Steven Mutz, and Assistant Coordinator, Alex Gorman.