We are proud to be able to bring this site to the residents of Lawrence Township and the villages of Bolivar and Zoar. It is our desire to provide you with the best information available to help protect you, your family, and the businesses within our district. We will be continually upgrading the information provided, and hope that you will visit here often.

9-1-1 Emergency Phone Number

Bolivar Fire Dept patchMission Statement:

To provide a selfless organization of people who hold devotion to duty above personal risk, who count sincerity of service above personal comfort and convenience, and who strive unceasingly to find better ways of protecting the lives, homes and property of their fellow citizens.

Our Values

  • HONESTY … in both our leadership and our employees, leading to the highest level of trustworthiness.
  • INTEGRITY… in our dealings with each other and those we serve, always adhering to a sound code of moral and ethical conduct.
  • TEAMWORK … as we believe that availing ourselves of each person’s talent enhances the services we deliver and that cooperation improves our relationships.
  • COMMITMENT TO EXCELLENCE … demonstrating itself through consistent professionalism, pride, and a positive attitude.
  • KNOWLEDGE … as it forms the foundation for effective decisions, actions, and increased safety.
  • RESPECT … for each person as an individual, an attitude that recognizes the worth of others and exhibits compassion for those in need.

Bolivar parade truck

Strawberry Festival 2014: Bolivar Fire Department parade results:

Longest distance traveled: Warrick/Tuscarawas Fire
Oldest in Service: Zoar Fire Dept.
Best appearing tanker: Mineral City Fire Dept.
Best appearing brush truck: Beach City Fire Dept.
Best appearing pumper 750gpm & up: Zoar Fire Dept.
Best appearing pumper 1000gpm & up: Strasburg Fire Dept.
Best appearing horse unit: Sundown Stables
Best appearing marching unit: Carol Kuntz
Best appearing Classic Car: Smith Ambulance
Best appearing float: Faith Baptist Church
Judges Choice: Strasburg Fire Dept. (Rescue)

Strawberry Festival 2014: Bolivar Fire Department 5k race results:

Bolivar Fire Dept. 2014 5k Race Results