The South Trail Fire Protection and Rescue Service District is an independent taxing district established by the state legislature to provide fire protection and rescue services to approximately 62,000 residents of a 39-square mile area in south Fort Myers, Lee County, Florida.
The District operates four fire stations, 24 hours a day and 365 days a year. The District never closes and is always operationally ready to respond. Three shifts of 22 firefighters staff four fire engines, a 75 ft. Ladder, two Advanced Life Support/Non-Transport quick response units/SUVs, a small rescue boat, and two brush trucks. All firefighters are Emergency Medical Technicians; 37 are practicing Paramedics.
In 2021 our crews responded to 11,098 calls--including fires, rescues, medical emergencies, hazardous material events, and vehicle crashes.
South Trail Fire & Rescue District
" Who We Are and What We Do"