LFD History

Old Fire Headquarters


This is a story of dedicated men and women who, over the years, have protected the lives and property of the citizens of Louisville, KY.

The text contains an in-depth history of the department from its beginning as a volunteer department in 1789 through its professional years beginning in 1858.

LFD History - Full Text

LFD History - Year by Year


Last Call - Honoring those who died in the line of duty

In Line of Duty Deaths