The Pleasure Ridge Park Fire Protection District was formed in 1950 when it became a taxing district. We currently serve a population of 99,259 along with 39,140 households & 1,988 businesses that employ approximately 26,471 employees. Covering 61.24 square miles stretching along Dixie Hwy from West Point to Downtown Louisville. Serving the Pleasure Ridge Park, Valley Station, Lake Dreamland & Rubbertown communities located in southwestern Jefferson County, Kentucky. We are one of ten Fire Protection Districts that make up the Jefferson County Fire Service.
- The Pleasure Ridge Park Fire Protection District is committed to protecting lives, property, and the environment. We are responsive to the needs of those who visit and live in our community, by providing rapid, professional, emergency services essential to their health, safety, and well-being.
- We accomplish our mission through prevention, education, fire suppression, first responder medical care, hazard mitigation, specialized rescue services, and other related activities.
- We actively participate in our community, serve as role models, and strive to effectively and efficiently employ all of the necessary resources to provide a service deemed excellent by the people we serve.
The Pleasure Ridge Park Fire Protection District serves the community with 115 Full-time/Part-time Career suppression members, 4 full-time non-suppression members, 3 part-time members, and a Volunteer Auxiliary consisting of 16 members. We operate out of five Fire Stations strategically placed throughout our District to assure the rapid response to our constituents needs, and have a Training Center Facility, Vehicle Maintenance Repair Facility and District Headquarters.