Fire Department


Contact Information

 Contact Information

Parma Heights Fire Dept.
6184 Pearl Road
Parma Heights, OH  44130


Chief's Office

Chief Matt Bernard
Chief's Corner

Assistant Chief Steven Clark

Chief's Assistant: Sonya N. Short

Fire Prevention/Training Officer
Lieutenant Matt Sparling

Fire Department Facebook


The Parma Heights Fire Department has a proud tradition of providing World Class Fire Protection and Emergency Medical Services to the citizens of Parma Heights, located in the southwest area of Cuyahoga County, Ohio. In 2021, the department responded to 3,786 calls for service of which 82% of those calls were for medical emergencies. 

The Parma Heights Fire Department has a minimum manning of 6 and is staffed by 30 full-time members which include:

The Parma Heights Fire Department was evaluated in 2021 by the Insurance Service Office (ISO) Public Protection Classification Program, attaining the ISO rank of 2.  Only the top 4% of fire departments in the United States have an ISO rating of 3 or better.  This is just one example of the commitment to safety and service the city of Parma Heights has made to its residents.

The department responds to emergencies with the following primary apparatus:

And support or reserve apparatus:


The Southwest Emergency Response Team is a specialized rescue team comprised of members from the 19 communities and two regional agencies that it covers.
The Parma Heights Fire Department has several members that serve on the SERT team covering multiple disciplines ranging from the roles of new operator all the way up to team coordinator.


Valuable Fire and Safety Links


Ohio State Fire Marshall

 Disaster Preparedness

 Drug Addiction Awareness and Help Resource

 Carbon Monoxide Alarm Safety

 American Red Cross

 Southwest Emergency Response Team

 Parma Heights Open Burning Ordinance

 Get the Facts on open burning

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