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The Austin Fire Department is committed to a transparent, cooperative partnership with the media and the community. You’ve come to the right place for assistance with media questions or public information!

Contact Information

For questions or information, please contact AFD's Public Information Office

Social Media

Connect with us through our official City of Austin, Texas Fire Department (AFD) social media accounts:


  • @AustinFireDept - Official AFD Twitter account
  • @AustinFireInfo - Official AFD incident updates from the Austin Fire Department PIO. Push acct only.
  • @AFDIncidents - Official AFD Twittercast of non-EMS responses
  • @WildfireDiv - Official AFD Twitter account of Wildfire Division





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