Fire Chief

Interim Fire Chief Scott Payne Argo Alabama

Interim Fire Chief Scott Payne

Chief Scott E. Payne began his fire service career as an Explorer with Birmingham Fire and Rescue in 1996. He began volunteering with Center Point Fire and Rescue in 1998. Scott began his professional firefighting career in June of 2000 with the City of Argo, where he has moved up through the ranks. He became a firefighter for the City of Trussville in 2002, where he still serves today as a Lieutenant. Scott has numerous professional qualifications including, an Associate’s Degree in Fire Science from Wallace State and a Bachelor in Public Safety and Health Administration from Athens State. Scott is married to his wife, Amanda, of 17 years and they have two children, Tyler (15), Ava Claire (10). Scott is a member of NorthPark Baptist Church and an active member in his community. In his spare time, he enjoys training for triathlons, of which he’s completed several.

Argo Fire and Rescue

100 Blackjack Road
Argo, AL 35173
For Emergencies: Dial 911

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City Council
Mayor Betty Bradley
Rick Hopkins
Dennis Griffin
Tommy Suggs
Danny McCarley
Ann Brown (Mayor Pro-Tem)

Argo Christmas 2023 Holiday Closings

Argo Christmas 2023 Holiday Closings – City Hall will be closed for the holidays as follows: Monday – December 25, Tuesday – December 26, 2023 and Monday, January 1, 2024. We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

City Hall
100 Blackjack Road
Argo, AL 35173
Phone: 205-352-2120
Fax: 205-352-2118