Irmo Fire District recieves ISO Class 2 rating

The Irmo Fire Districts Board of Fire Commissioners and Fire Chief Michael Sonefeld are pleased to announce that the Irmo Fire District’s ISO rating has dropped from a Class 4 to a Class 2. The ISO


"C" Shift Apartment Fire

In the late hours on 7/08/2015 Irmo Fire District, Lexington County Fire Service and the Columbia/Richland Fire Department were notified for an apartment fire. Lexington County Sheriffs officers arriv


"C" shift MVCI w/ Entrapment

"C" in the late morning hours on 7/5/2015 Irmo Engine 2 was fueling up when they witnessed an MVCI at the intersection of Lake Murray Blvd. & N. Lake Dr. The incident was called into Lexington County


"A" Shift House Fire

"A" Shift working JOB. In the evening hours on 06/24/2015 Irmo Fire, Columbia Fire and Lexington County Fire Service were notified for a possible house fire within the Irmo Fire District. Irmo Engine


Our Mission

Using training and education as our foundation, the Irmo Fire District is committed to providing professional fire and life safety services to the citizens of our community in a fiscally responsible manner. We, as a team, will strive to minimize losses and suffering through effective emergency service delivery, public education and community involvement.

Message From The Chief


Thank you for your interest in the Irmo Fire District (IFD) and taking time to visit our webpage. I hope that you find it helpful and informative.

The Irmo Fire District is here to serve our citizens. Our doors are always open and we are ready and willing to help our community any way that we can. As well as life safety, one of our main missions is to maintain the quality of life that our citizens have come to expect. This mission is met through such programs as public fire education for children and the elderly, child seat safety, smoke detector installations and meeting with neighborhood associations.

Our members are some of finest fire service professionals in the state. The men and women of the IFD are highly trained, extremely motivated, well educated, and loyally focused on their core mission of service to the community.

Chief Michael Sonefeld

“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.”
- Winston Churchill