Every fall firefighters must demonstrate fitness readiness by completing an annual Task Performance Test. The test consists of several componets simulating common tasks that are encountered on a structure fire. The test is performed in full turnouts while wearing an SCBA (compressed air) and must be completed in 4 minutes and 4 seconds. Park City […]

The Strategic Plan is developed by the entire organization and is a living document that may be changed at anytime, thus it is labeled as “Draft.” It is comprehensive and begins with input from all personnel. The suppression and administrative chiefs meet to combine, refine, and brainstorm to develop a concise, and organized plan. The […]

Dryer Safety Tips Don’t use the dryer without a lint filter Clean the filter after each load Have proper metal venting Clean your vent every 3 months Don’t overload the dryer Turn off the dryer when you leave home or go to bed

· An average of 9,000 wildfires are started by lightning each year. · An average of 29 people per year die as a result of strikes. · Lightning may strike as far 10 miles away from rain

Firework Safety Fun Fact: Water boils at 212 F, wood burns at 575 F, glass melts at 900 F, SPARKLERS burn at between 1200 F and 2000 F! Sparklers account for over 25% of firework related emergency room visits. Approximately 16,000 reported fires are started by fireworks annually. While you and your loved ones are […]