Emergency Services

If you are experiencing an emergency fire, rescue, or emergency medical event, call 911.

The Town of Thurmont and surrounding communities receive emergency medical services from the Thurmont Community Ambulance Service, Inc.  This department is staffed by a combination of career and volunteer emergency medical personnel.  For more information on this department or on becoming a member, go to www.thurmontambulance.com.

Fire and rescue services in Thurmont are provided by the Guardian Hose Company.  This all-volunteer department was organized in 1887.  For more information on this department or on becoming a member, go to www.guardianhose.org.

The Town of Thurmont partners with Frederick County to provide an emergency notification service to our residents and visitors.  Emergency messages specific to Thurmont are available through ALERT Frederick County. To sign up, go to www.FrederickCountyMD.gov/ALERT.  If you need assistance in signing up, call the Municipal Offices at (301)-271-7313.