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ABOUT NEBC

Service provider for Burnet County Emergency Services District #8

OUR MISSION & HISTORY

Northeast Burnet County Fire Rescue was established in response to our growing community, bringing the rural communities of Briggs, Oakalla, and surrounding areas under the protection of one service provider. As the primary service provider for Burnet County Emergency Services District #8, our mission is to protect lives, property, and the environment by providing the highest level of fire and emergency services to our communities. We are committed to upholding our core values of professionalism, respect, integrity, dedication, and excellence.

ABOUT ESD#8

Enacted by referendum in 2010, Burnet County Emergency Services District (ESD) #8 encompasses 202.91 square miles in the northeastern portion of Burnet County, including Briggs, Oakalla and the surrounding areas. As a taxing authority, ESD#8 levies both property and sales tax for the sole purpose of funding fire protection and emergency medical service first response in the district. Click to See Service Area Map

OUR TEAM

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Forrest Freitag III

Fire Chief  |  Paramedic

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Carla Potter

Safety Officer/DICO  |  EMT

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Clayton Potter

Assistant Fire Chief  |  EMT

Fire Marshal

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Sharada Akin

President/Lead Auxiliary

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Travis Akin

 Deputy Fire Chief

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James Shamard

President, ESD #8

FIREFIGHTERS

Richard Palmer / EMT

Matthew Wilkowski / EMT

Alysha Freitag

Sean Simins

Jessy Perry

Ian Salamon

Ameen Roshdy

Katelee Evers

Rob Pulley

Melinda Perry

Justin Evers

Probationary Firefighters

CADETS
Trinity Akin

Angel Johnson

AUXILIARY

SUPPORT

Skeeter Smith

Hayden Simins

Ava Freitag

Cheyenne Adams

Serenity Beechler

Tiana Palmer

Isiah Perry

 

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THANK YOU
FOR YOUR SUPPORT

Northeast Burnet County Fire Rescue is supported by our local communities, businesses, and auxiliary volunteers that help us provide comprehensive and effective fire and emergency services to our communities. We're proud to work with local organizations and neighboring fire departments like Burnet VFD, Burnet EMS, Southwest Bell Co. Fire, Kempner VFD, and Burnet SO. Together, we are committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of everyone in the NEBC region.

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