The City of Huntington Fire Department works for the preservation and protection of lives and properties. In operation for more than 100 years, it offers a range of fire prevention and suppression services. The department operates more than five fire stations. The City of Huntington Fire Department provides emergency medical, public education and fire code enforcement solutions. It maintains a fire prevention bureau and safety house. The department is governed by the city of Huntington in West Virginia, which also operates a police department and several parks.