About us

6964 East State Road 164
P.O. Box 42
Celestine, IN 47521

Non Emergency (812) 634-1900
Controlled burn notification (812) 482-9111

The first official meeting of the Celestine Volunteer Fire Department was called to order by Fire Chief Jim Roshone on January 7th, 1980.  This was the beginning of what we are proud to say we have today.

Important Dates
July 13th, 1979 - Articles of Corporation
Fall 1979 - Construction of three bay fire station begins
January 7th, 1980 – First meeting held at new station
June 15th, 1980 – Operations officially begin
Summer 1983 - First tractor pull held
January 1985 – First group of First Responders begin training
September 1989 – Purchased departments first set of extrication equipment
Fall 1994 - Construction of 4th bay addition begins
E-mail us:  cvfd_911@yahoo.com
-Proudly serving Celestine, Indiana and the surrounding areas since 1979