Community Corner

  This area will highlight the top questions called in to our District Office or provide other local information.

Bob Barrett

Retired East Battalion Chief Bob Barrett has passed away.

Details for a memorial service will be posted as soon as they are available.

 

Bob Gable

Retired Topaz Volunteer Fire Chief Bob Gable
passed away on August 31st.

Details for a memorial service at Station 5 will be posted soon.

FEMA IS HIRING FOR HURRICANE HARVEY SUPPORT

When disaster strikes, America looks to FEMA to support survivors and first responders in communities across the country. FEMA has an immediate need to hire local residents near Carson City, Nevada to to serve in a variety of positions to help assist with the unprecedented Hurricane Harvey disaster.

Link to full announcement.

EAST FORK FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT ADAPTS STANDARDS OF COVER

East Fork Fire Protection District's Board of Directors approved the revised Standards of Cover at the August 15, 2017 meeting.

The link below will take you to a page with the full document (11 MB) or each Section for smaller downloads.

Link to Standards of Cover document.

Link to Volunteer Application

Link to volunteer application that can be filled out online.

When the link comes up, enter your email address. Click No, I'm new and then the Sign In button. Fill out the form and choose Create Profile from the buttons at the bottom. Follow the screens to fill out the application then click apply for the job.

Make sure you choose Logistical Firefighter or Support Volunteer. Support is the non-responding volunteer.

BECOME A COMMUNITY HERO!         NEW - Recruitment PDF Explaining the New Program

The East Fork Fire Protection District is searching for people to fill Logistical Firefighter and Support Volunteer positions.

Volunteer Membership page with all the details!

Volunteer Program Press Release

 

 

Agenda, Minutes & Back-up Files

East Fork Fire Protection District Board Of Directors     Added the September 19, 2017 meeting agenda, action sheets & backup and the August 15, 2017 draft minutes (For review only) on 9/14/17.

LEPC Added new note, Statewide Threat Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (THIRA) info and survey link, Fire Shows West & Winter Outlook on 9/20/17.

Fire Chiefs' Advisory Board     Cancelled the September 20, 2017 FCAB on 9/15/17.

In The News

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Fall Safety Tips

Link to all of the fall articles.

Changes to the Website

USFA Update

Mandatory nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System scheduled for Sept. 27

Previous USFA reports and training information.

Posted 9/20/17

LEPC Update

Added a new member's note, Statewide Threat Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (THIRA) info and survey link, Fire Shows West & Winter Outlook to the LEPC page.
Posted 9/20/17

September FCAB Cancelled

The September 20, 2017 FCAB meeting has been cancelled. The next meeting is scheduled for October 18, 2017 at the District Office. Posted 9/15/16

Flu Vaccination Flyer

Added the Douglas County School District Clinic Dates & Times flyer to the Operations page.

Link to flyers can also be found under the Community Informationand Forms/Frequently Requested Information tab at the top of the page.

Posted 9/14/17

USFA Update

Engaging homeowners in wildfire risk mitigation: Best approaches

Previous USFA reports and training information.

Posted 9/14/17

Board of Directors 9/19 Meeting Agenda & Backup

Added the September 19, 2017 meeting agenda, action sheets & backup and the August 15, 2017 draft minutes (For review only) to the Board of Directors page.

Posted 9/14/17

USFA Update

New report on occupational violence to firefighters and EMS responders

Previous USFA reports and training information.

Posted 9/12/17

Board of Directors Backup

Added the August 15, 2017 Powerpoint presentation to the Board of Directors page.

Posted 9/12/17

Weather-Ready Nation - Fall Safety Tips

The Fall Safety Tips link can be found at the top of the page under the Links, Public Info Links tab.

Posted 9/11/17

Safety Alert Update

Green Sheet for Lake Valley Captain Falling Out of Engine

Previous Safety Alerts can be found on our Alerts page.

Posted 9/11/17

Are You Prepared for Wildland Fire Season?

Wildfire: Protect Youself & Your Community PDF moved to our Operations page. Posted 9/11/17

LEPC Update

Updated the September 13, 2017 meeting note & added the DHS Announces Grant Allocation For FY 2017 Preparedness Grants to the LEPC page. Posted 9/11/17

Fire Prevention Week Proclamation

Fire Prevention Week in Nevada Proclamation

Our Fire Prevention Page

Posted 9/11/17

Inciweb Link

The Inciweb link can be found at the top of the page under the Links, Fire Info Links tab.

Posted 9/11/17

Training Page Updates

Added details for the September 15th Quad HM Drill.

Updated the Best Practices in Community Risk Reduction (F0635) in October for a location change on the Outside Training Opportunities page.

In case you missed it ....

Posted 9/08/17

LEPC Update

Added the September 13, 2017 meeting agenda to the LEPC page. Posted 9/06/17

Job Postings

Added the FEMA Hiring announcement and moved the link to Carson City's job posting and details on how to apply for their seasonal handcrew to our Jobs page.

Posted 9/06/17

Outside Training Update

Added Fire Prevention for First Responders & Small Departments in Carson City in September to the Outside Training Opportunities.

Posted 9/05/17

September Training Update

September's East Fork Training is Ladders & Driving Rodeo.

Follow this link for September class dates and special classes.

Updated the overall training page.

Updated the Previous training on the Partners page.

Added HM Awareness & Ops to the September & Mason Valley Training Conference in October to the Outside Training Opportunities.

Posted 9/04/17

Operations Update

Added a link to the August LWF "Network Pulse" to the Operations page. Posted 9/02/17

USFA Update

New research on violence against EMS responders

Previous USFA reports and training information.

Posted 8/31/17

LEPC Update

Updated note about the September 13, 2017 meeting on the LEPC page. Posted 8/31/17

USFA Update

Firefighter Judgment Errors While Wearing PPE

Need help planning for Fire Prevention Week?

Previous USFA reports and training information.

Posted 8/28/17

Flu Vaccination Flyers

Added the 2017 Flu Vaccination Schedule & October 13th flyers to the Operations page.

Link to flyers can also be found under the Community Informationand Forms/Frequently Requested Information tab at the top of the page.

Posted 8/24/17

Standards of Cover 2017

Added the adopted Standards of Cover 2017 to the Operations page.

Link to Standard of Cover page can also be found under the Divisions/Operations tab at the top of the page.

Posted 8/23/17

Board of Directors Meeting

Added the July 10 & 18, 2017 Approved Minutes to the Board of Directors page.

Posted 8/22/17

FCAB Approved Minutes

Added the approved 5/17/17 Minutes to the May 17, 2017 meeting tab on the FCAB page. Posted 8/21/16

East Fork Stats

For the week ending September 25th: The Duty Chief is Deputy Chief 102 Eisele.

As of September 18th: EFFPD has responded to 4728 incidents in 2017.

District Office: 1694 County Road,
Minden, NV 89423     775-782-9040

E-Mail Training Sign-Up: Click here to send an email to sign-up for East Fork classes. Include your name, station, class topic and date.


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