Please see full statement on today’s closure of Chattanooga City Hall

View Our
Facebook Page!

Report Fraud, Waste,
and Abuse

Online Services Payments, GIS Maps, Tax Information
Contact Department contacts, Reports and Requests

10-27-2012 Commercial Fire on Central Avenue

The Chattanooga Fire Department was dispatched at 6:38 p.m. and responded with eight fire companies to 1010 Central Avenue.


Battalion Chief Rodney Jones said the first firefighters on the scene made their way inside the structure and located the flames on the second floor. The fire was beginning to break through the roof, but the firefighters got the blaze under control in about 15 minutes.

The building has reportedly been vacant for months or even years. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Chattanooga police and Hamilton County EMS also provided valuable assistance on the scene.


Fire Administration
910 Wisdom Street (map)
Chattanooga, TN 37406
(423) 643-5600
(423) 643-5610 (fax)

Fire Prevention Bureau
910 Wisdom Street (map)
Chattanooga, TN 37406
(423) 643-5618
(423) 643-5611 (fax)

Fire Department Feature Video


Fire Department Calendar

2018 CFD Shift Calendar

Photo by Mike Williams