The Tyler Fire Department works for the protection of residents lives and properties. It offers a range of fire suppression and prevention services. The department operates more than five fire stations. The Tyler Fire Department provides various emergency management solutions. The department maintains a fleet of fire engines. It also offers home fire safety tips. The Tyler Fire Department administers annual commercial building inspection and home fire inspection programs. It is a part of the government of the City of Tyler in Texas, which provides community and economic development services. The city operates engineering, finance, purchasing and information technology departments.