Bethesda Fire Department Station #20 is operated by the Bethesda Fire Department, a neighborhood fire department that…More includes career and volunteer staff. The station has one engine and is staffed by three Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service career firefighters. The Bethesda Fire Department also has a location at 6600 Wisconsin Avenue, in Chevy Chase.
The Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad is comprised of volunteer rescue personnel who serve the residents of Bethesda,…More Chevy Chase and Northwest Washington, D.C. Rescuers respond to the scenes of emergencies and often team up with Montgomery County Fire and Rescue responders to help residents. The fleet includes two rescue squads and seven ambulances.
Responders include trained firefighters, emergency medical technicians and a bicycle emergency response team. The rescue squad dates back to 1939, and it displays a vintage 1973 ambulance at parades and community events.