Fire Department Seal
Richard Austin
Fire Chief

Robert Finley
Fire Chairman

The Tilton Fire Department is a Volunteer service that presently has about 25 volunteer firefighters. Most are combination firefighters and EMR’s. Employees donate countless hours to the service, in training, and in the form of fundraisers, to purchase equipment.

Existing equipment within the Department includes 3- engine, 1- EMS Squad, 1- Brush Truck, and 1- Light-Tower.


A tour, or training session, can be arranged by calling 618-985-8060. Emergency response can be activated by calling 911.