Fire, Rescue & EMS - 479.253.8397
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Emergency Numbers


Emergency:  911

Fire Department:  479.253.8397 

Sheriff's Department:  870.423.7373

Fire & Rescue


Holiday Island has three (3) full time paid firefighters and 26 volunteers.


The Department has an ISO rating of a 5/6, which reflects on your insurance rates. The five (5) is for Holiday Island proper, where we have fire hydrants. The six (6) is the surrounding areas where we have to haul water.


The Department has members trained in water, high angle, lost persons, and vehicle extrication type rescues.  



Holiday Island is a Basic Life Support Department. We are supported by Advance Life Support from Eureka Springs. We are also supported by three (3) Air Ambulance Units from Springdale, Harrison, and Branson, Mo. All are within 20 minutes flight time.


We have three (3) full time E.M.T’s and four (4) volunteer E.M.T’s on the Department. We have a level two (2) Trauma Center 20 minutes air time and a level one (1) Trauma Center 25 minutes air time.

Fire Chief


Chief bob clave



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