We, the members of the Affton Fire Protection District, first and foremost, recognize that the community is the reason for our existence. We are committed to the protection of life and property of those we serve without boundaries. We will continue to maintain the excellent delivery of all services, fire and EMS. We value the faith and trust of our community and will strive to effectively, efficiently, and professionally utilize all necessary resources to provide the quality of service our citizens have become accustomed to with compassion, focus and dedication.
The Affton Fire Protection District is known throughout the region for its innovative programs and proactive approaches to serving the needs of its community for fire education, prevention, and protection and emergency medical services. As a result, AFPD has a positive image, is highly regarded in the community, and has been given needed support. Through prudent management, the district has the resources necessary to maintain state-of-the-art equipment and technology, provide comprehensive training and professional development, and ensure that employees are competitively compensated. AFPD has strong leadership from its board and chiefs, employees at all levels are strongly committed to the goals of the district, and open communication and participative decision making are strongly encouraged. Known as an outstanding place to work, AFPD is able to attract and retain highly qualified employees who are motivated, dedicated, patient, and compassionate and who serve with pride and excellence. The district is a leader within St. Louis County and maintains positive and cooperative relationships with neighboring fire districts, police, public and private school systems, and other community organizations.
Board Meeting Schedule
AFPD Board Meetings are open to the public. Board Meetings are generally held at 6:00 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at the Administrative Offices located at 9282 Gravois Road. The specific date and time are subject to change; please contact the administrative office during normal business hours for the most current information.