COVID 19, or the Coronavirus

In accordance with the Stay Home, Work Safe order issued by Harris County, the City of Baytown has closed all City facilities to the public until April 30th . Following CDC guidelines, we have canceled all City events, programming, and City venue rentals until further notice.  Some  City services will continue to run, but in a modified format through digital or other distance means. We would like you to know that the City is in daily contact with State and County Health and Emergency Management Officials. We continue to address the situation in cooperation with all of our partners in government and industry. While you’re likely to see various reactions to the situation, we ask that you remain calm.  We will continue to keep you updated here and via our social media channels

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The Baytown Fire Department is committed to enhancing the safety and well-being of our community through exceptional protection, innovative education and exemplary service.

Insurance Services Office Inc. (ISO) Rates

 In 2018, the Baytown Fire Department earned the highest recognition possible in the Fire Service field when it received a Class 1 Public Protection Classification rating from Insurance Services Office (ISO).

The ISO rates over 43,000 fire protection areas in the U.S. with just 305 receiving the Class 1 rating.

Baytown Fire Department now ranks in the top one percent of all fire departments in the United States. This means residents, business owners and visitors to Baytown can count on superior fire protection.  


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