Board Members, individually and collectively, act as representatives of the citizens of the Fire District in maintaining and promoting fire and life-safety needs of the District. The primary responsibility of the Board of Directors is the formulation and evaluation of policy. The Board of Directors set the official policy of the District. District policies are to be mindful of the legal and constitutional rights of citizens and are set with care, in full accordance with the law.
The Board of Directors has the ultimate responsibility to ensure the lawful and efficient operations of the District. The daily business and routine matters concerning the operational aspects of the District are delegated to the Fire Chief and District management staff. The Board is also the supervisory body for the Fire Chief. The Board of Directors has a number of responsibilities including but not limited to:
The Board of Directors shall carry out its responsibilities and the will of the people of the District in keeping with State and Federal constitutions, statutes, and rules, interpretations of the courts, and all the powers and responsibilities they provide.