The Fire Chief is Matthew Hamsher.

Responsibilities and Services

Chief Hamsher leads a combination Fire Department that consists of volunteers, part-time paid employees and full-time paid employees.

The New Concord Fire Department responds to an average of 1400 emergency runs annually. It provides fire prevention, fire inspections, fire safety education, suppression, EMS, and rescue services to the coverage area, along with automatic and mutual aid to other departments.


Contact the Fire Chief

Special Note: If you have a fire or medical emergency, DIAL 911. For all other calls, please use the non-emergency Fire Department number (740-826-7671).

Chief Matthew Hamsher,
New Concord Fire Department