fire department


NEFDA (Northeast Fire Department Association) was developed by a group of cities in Northeast Tarrant County, Texas, for the purpose of combining manpower, ideas and education for specialty operations.  The operational areas include:

  • Hazardous materials
  • Technical rescue
  • Swift water rescue
  • Mass casualty response
  • Explosive response

History of NEFDA

  • Communications support
  • Decontamination (Mass Decon) support
  • Explosives response team
  • Hazardous materials response team
  • Light and air support
  • Mass casualty incident response team
  • Mobile command post
  • Urban search and rescue
    • Heavy rescue (collapse) response team
    • Technical rescue team
  • Swift water response team

NEFDA Show-N-Tell 2017

June, 2017, Euless Fire Chief Wes Rhodes presented participating Cities’ Elected Officials and City Managers with information on the NEFDA organization.” 

>> See the presentation

>> See Show-N-Tell Video

NEFDA Services

It is the mission of the Northeast Fire Department Association to consolidate the strengths and resources of all member departments for the purpose of enhancing the service delivery to all of our respective customers across all jurisdictional boundaries.  We accomplish this mission by providing our Fire Fighters with quality professional development training, sharing of resources, cooperative mutual responses and a commitment to community safety.