|Western Taney County Fire District History|
In 1978 Ernie Braswell, Dick Schmidt, Keith Schultz, Klein Calvert, Orville Barton and Jim Perry where determined to improve the fire protection in the western third of Taney County. The Branson-Rockaway Fire District was formed, which followed the Branson School District boundaries.
In the early 1980's there was a need to improve the fire protection in the Oakmont (southwest corner of Taney County) area and the Oakmont Fire Protection District was formed. (learn more)