The Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 26, 2017, will be held in the St. George County Council Chambers.

Dorchester County Fire-Rescue responds to all fire emergency calls and all major emergency incidents.

Leadership is responsible for planning, organizing, and administering mutual aid, fire training programs and operational guidelines and provides administrative oversight of the County Fire Fund.

Mission Statement

The Dorchester County Fire-Rescue is dedicated to safeguarding the lives, property, and environment of our community through exceptional service utilizing education, preparedness, prevention, and response to emergency incidents.

An essential function of the department is to provide opportunities for a positive presence in the community.

A strong emphasis is placed on connecting the Fire Department/Service and the community together.

ISO Rating

Dorchester County Fire-Rescue has a ISO Rating of 4.