OPERATIONS OVERVIEW

Operations
The Operations Division of the Philadelphia Fire Department is directed by a Deputy Commissioner who is responsible for overseeing the varied responsibilities which include :

  • Field Firefighting/Emergency Forces under Division 1 and Division 2
  • Fire Academy
  • Aviation Operations Division
  • Hazardous Materals Administrative Unit
  • Safety Office
  • Special Operations Command
  • Emergency Medical Services

 

Portrait
Deputy Commissioner
Operations
Henry J. Costo