How Does the Fire Assessment Benefit Me?
Revenue from Fire Assessments has been used to improve your local fire station’s equipment, apparatus and training levels, thereby increasing their ability to serve your needs and making your property eligible for lower fire insurance rates through improved Insurance Service Office (ISO) ratings. Future Fire Assessment funds will be utilized to help improve staffing in fire stations throughout Sumter County. Sumter County citizens, visitors and businesses receive the benefits of full service Fire Rescue capabilities including: Medical First Response, Extrication, Hazardous Materials Operations, Disaster Response Mitigation, Fire Prevention, Public Education and Fire Suppression, regardless of where you live. Fire Assessments provide for accountability in tracking revenue and expenditures for fire service within the community.

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1. How is Sumter County Fire Rescue Funded?
2. How Does the Fire Assessment Benefit Me?