Fire Department

Mission Statement

Our mission is to protect lives and property. We will accomplish this mission through Dedication, Determination and Sacrifice. We shall be successful. "Committed to Excellence since 1993"


Tequesta Fire Rescue was established in October of 1993 by a vote of the residents of the Village of Tequesta. The Fire Department, under the direction of Chief James B. Trube, is made up of twenty-four paid employees. The Fire Department provides a variety of services including: 

• Fire Suppression

• Emergency Medical Services

• Fire Inspections

• Plans Review

• Public Education

• Emergency Management coordination, etc.

The Fire Department also provides services to the communities of Jupiter, Jupiter Inlet Colony and un-incorporated Palm Beach County through contractual agreements. For additional information please contact us at our administrative offices.

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