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UPDATE MARCH 30, 2020:  The following City of Williamsburg buildings and facilities are closed to the public through April 23:  Municipal Building, Stryker Center, Quarterpath Recreation Center, Waller Mill Park, Police Department and Fire Station (only required staff will be at work, others will be teleworking). Governor Northam issued a "stay at home" executive order through June 10, 2020. Business assistance information can be found here. The City's telephone hotline (for city service questions):  (757) 259-7200 and the Virginia Health Dept. call center (for COVID-19 questions/concerns):  (757) 594-7069.

Honor Guard

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Honor Guard at Function

The Williamsburg Fire Department Honor Guard was established to represent the department at formal occasions as directed by the Fire Chief. The Honor Guard projects a positive image of the Department and its members by performing as a well trained professional team at local and regional events. The Honor Guard is dedicated to honoring fallen firefighters, their families, and Department members, past and present.

The Honor Guard participates in several types of events. The team performs at civic occasions, such as public parades, sporting events and other special community events as requested. They also perform at many Fire Department events such as dedications, graduations, and awards ceremonies. The Honor Guard plans, organizes, and performs at funeral and memorial services for Department members. The team also assists other agencies with funeral and memorial services.