Welcome to the unofficial web site for New Bern Fire Department.  We are a combination career and volunteer force.  We have one division of career firefighters and one division of volunteer firefighters.  We serve the city of New Bern, North Carolina.
New Bern is a small city of about 40 square miles and 23,000 residents at the mouth of the Trent River where is empties into the Neuse River.  We are located about a 2 1/2 hour drive east of Raleigh and halfway between Norfolk, Va and Wilmington, NC.
For the year 2002, NBFD responded to 976 alarms.
As of January 31, 2003, we have responded to 99 alarms.
Please keep checking back, this site is currently undergoing an upgrade.