Located in western Monroe County Van Buren Township covers approximately 40 square miles, and has a population of approx 12,000 residents. Fire protection is provided for residents from two stations. Van Buren Fire Station 9 located at 2130 S. Kirby Rd and Van Buren Station 19 located at 9019 W Hinds Rd. VBFD receives on average approximately 1200 to 1300 calls for service a year, these calls vary from medical assistance, fires, automobile accidents, to public relations and aircraft emergencies.
Video courtesy of former volunteer Zach McIntosh