The Ashville Fire Department was formed May, 12 1914 and serves the entire town of North Harmony, governed by a board of commissioners elected by the voters of the fire district. The district covers 42 square miles or approximately 27,480 acres and operated from two stations.
ASHVILLE VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT
Coverage Area; Town of North Harmony - 42 square miles
Date Established - 1914
Number of Members - 43
Age to Join - 18
Member Categories: Active - 23; Life - 8; EMS Only - 6; Exterior/Scene Support Only - 10; Fire Police - 7
Junior Firefighters are offered as a restricted member. There are currently two members. Prospective junior firefighters must be 16 and 17 years of age.
Meeting Date and Time - 7 p.m. the third Wednesday of every month.
Drill date and time - 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month.
The department has a yearly fund drive.