This afternoon at 2:25pm, Needham Fire Rescue was dispatched to a residential fire in Montgomery Creek Ranch. Needham crews arrived on scene 3 minutes later, and immediately began working the fire. Co...
From Montgomery County Police Reporter:Needham Fire was dispatched to the San Jacinto River where it was reported two males were swimming and swept away by the current. They arrived to find one male o...
From Montgomery County Police Reporter: At 11 pm Needham Fire was dispatched to a major crash at FM 1488 and College Park Drive just outside The Woodlands. The first unit arrived and was directed by w...
Wednesday, March 16th, 2022
Day 5 - Crews are still working the lines at the Crews Gap fire. The fire is currently 7,000 acres and 95% contained.
Wednesday, October 5th, 2022
From Montgomery County Hospital District:Last July, 36-year-old Megan Kelley was eating breakfast at her mother’s home when she went unconscious. What her mother didn’t know at the time is...
Friday, September 16th, 2022
Does your child have a desire to start babysitting but lacks the confidence to do so? Needham Fire and Rescue, in partnership with Truist Bank, is offering the Safe Sitter program to our community. Re...
Friday, August 12th, 2022
Deployment update: Our crew deployed with ST 22-184 is on the TNT Fire, mopping up and patrolling fire lines.
Tuesday, August 9th, 2022
Our Type 3 Engine along with Chief Weaver, Lt. Moore, Lt. Matthews, and EO Grimes are deploying tonight on another TIFMAS deployment to assist with Wildfires across the state.
About us

Welcome to Montgomery County ESD No. 4 

Mission Statement

Montgomery County Emergency Services District No. 4 and Needham Fire Rescue Company are dedicated to providing public safety services to area citizens that result in improved quality of life and peace of mind.  Our employees and members will strive to minimize losses and suffering through emergency service delivery, public education, public information, and community service activities.  We will provide service and treat those we serve and each other in a manner that is honest, fair, and unbiased; honor our heritage, actively participate in our community, and serve with integrity; strive to support the individual development, personal satisfaction, and pride of all members and employees; and endeavor to uphold the unique camaraderie and trust that is the fire service.  This is the goal of Montgomery County Emergency Services District No. 4 and Needham Fire Rescue Company employees.


Montgomery County Emergency Services District No. 4 and Needham Fire Rescue Co. are a progressive combination fire department located about 30 miles north of Houston, TX. The department was founded in 1973 and in 2004 began staffing with paid personnel. 


Montgomery County Emergency Services District No. 4 and Needham Fire Rescue operate four (4) stations in our district. These stations consist of our Station 61 (Central Fire Station) located at 9430 State Highway 242, Conroe TX 77385; Station 62 located at 11831 Sleepy Hollow, Conroe TX 77385 (Administration Offices); Station 63 located at 14076 Horseshoe Bend, Conroe TX 77384; and Station 64 located at 15341 Lake Lamond Drive, Conroe TX 77384.  


Today we serve the communities of:

  • Harpers Preserve
  • Gleneagles
  • Montgomery Creek Ranch
  • City of Woodloch
  • Huntington Estates
  • Forest Hills, Carriage Hills
  • Lakeland
  • Northline Oaks
  • Tamina Community
  • Jacobs Reserve
  • Fosters Ridge and more.  

While protecting these communities, we have an ISO 2 rating.


Staffing consists of full and part-time paid staff. Our command staff consists of a Chief, Assistant Chief - Operations, Assistant Chief - Administration, one (1) Deputy Chief, three (3) Battalion Chiefs, one (1) Captain, and four (4) Lieutenants. Our full-time staff works two (2) days on and four (4) days off (48/96 shift).  All command, full, and part-time staff are Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) and Texas Department of Health Services (TDHS) certified.


We operate state of the art equipment with trained staff to meet the challenges of virtually any emergency situation. Montgomery County Emergency Services District No. 4 and Needham Fire Rescue are a full service department providing fire, rescue, and first responder medical services for our community.


Montgomery County Emergency Services District No. 4 and Needham Fire Rescue operate a fleet consisting of: one (1) 2015 Ferrara platform ladder truck; two (2) 2020 Pierce Engines; one (1) 2017 Ferrara engine; one (1) 2017 Reserve Ferrara engine; two (2) 2006 Ferrara tankers; two (2) Ford booster trucks (2011 and 2015); one (1) 2021 Chevrolet 5500 booster used for accidents, medical calls, grass fires, etc.; one (1) 2021 International TIFMAS Brush Truck; one (1) 2013 Ford F350 utility truck; one (1) 2016 Chevrolet Express maintenance van; one (1) Rehab trailer; and for disaster situations: one (1) inflatable boat; one (1) Humvee and one (1) Military 5T Cargo Truck.


Our command staff vehicles consist of: one (1) 2022 Ford F150; one (1) 2021 Chevrolet Suburban; one (1) 2018 F150; one (1) 2016 Ford Taurus; one (1) 2020 Ford F250; and one (1) 2013 Dodge Ram 1500 truck.

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