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Fire Administration

5077 John Tyler Highway

Williamsburg, VA 23185

Directions - Directory

P: 757-220-0626
F: 757-220-9125



For Emergencies dial 911


Hours of Operation


8 a.m. - 5 p.m.






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Operations Division


The Operations Division is under the general supervision of the Deputy Fire Chief and is responsible for response to and mitigation of a broad range of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical incidents. Fire Rescue Technicians make up the majority of the Operations Divisions and are the frontline responders these types of incidents.

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Day-to-day leadership of the Operations Division is provided by three Battalion Chiefs.  The Battalion Chiefs are focused on the operational readiness of the department, ensuring that each station is adequately staffed, all equipment is in top operating condition, and that their assigned personnel are always on the mark and ready to go. Battalion Chiefs respond to and command major incidents. Battalion Chiefs are also charged with managing special projects in addition to their shift duties.
Battalion Chief Chris Thomas Battalion Chief Miles Pettengell Battalion Chief Mark Hill
Battalion Chief
Chris Thomas
A shift
Battalion Chief
Miles Pettengell
B Shift
Battalion Chief
Mark Hill
C shift
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