FF/EMT Dykgraaf promoted to Lieutenant

Firefighter/EMT Chad M. Dykgraaf was sworn into his new position as a Lieutenant last night. Congratulations, LT! We wish you the best on your promotion.   Lieutenant Dykgraaf joined the Department in 2010 as a Firefighter/EMT. Since his promotion, he has assumed duties as the Department’s Training Officer, coordinates the Public Education program, and oversees […]

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Fire Prevention Week

This year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Don’t Wait – Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years,” represents the final year of our three-year effort to educate the public about basic but essential elements of smoke alarm safety. Why focus on smoke alarms three years in a row? Because NFPA’s survey data shows that […]

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National Poison Prevention Week

Thank you for joining the nationwide effort to help prevent accidental poisonings, a leading public health problem. Almost anything can be poisonous if used the wrong way, in the wrong amount, or by the wrong person, but help is available. Through the toll-free Poison Help line, 1-800-222-1222, which connects callers to their local poison center, the […]

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