Community Work

Firefighter shows a girl how to use a fire hose during a community Beat the Heat event in 2017.


Monroe County Fire Rescue's crew members value their interaction with the residents and visitors they serve. They host or participate in a variety of community work and engagement throughout the year.

They include:

Beat the Heat

Each summer, firefighters provide a series of Beat the Heat events throughout the Keys. These events include gentle streams of misting water for children of all ages to run through and enjoy in a safe and fun environment.