Community Corner

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

Photos from Training Academy Graduation

East Fork Fire academy graduates Jake Ferriera, Adrian Marquez, Aron Harvey and Scott Pellow take the oath of office during a ceremony at the Carson Nugget. A special plaque was constructed in honor of our graduates. Welcome to East Fork!
Photos by Brad Coman of the Record Courier.

Fire Board Directors Tour Regional Training Academy

Link to press release!

East Fork's new firefighters from the Academy are pictured to the right.

Our new firefighters are in their 2 week orientation period. Photo to the left was taken during a little friendly competition between the new firefighters and Station 7's crew doing a 2 minute drill - SCBA & full turnouts on in 2 minutes.

Douglas County 911 Emergency Services Earns Accreditation as an Emergency Fire Dispatch Center of Excellence from The International Academies of Emergency Dispatch

Link to press release!

Backyard Burn Season Opened March 18th and run thru May 20th!

The Spring 2017 general backyard burn season will be opening this Saturday, March 18, and run through May 20, 2017.

Download burn permit from this link.

Residents participating in general backyard burning will be instructed per the permit to call the East Fork Fire burn line each day they wish to burn. A recording will advise whether it is a permissive burn day and what the permissive burn hours are for that day. The burn days and hours will be determined by the Battalion Chief; burning can start as early as 0700 hours and must be completely extinguished by 1530 hours.

It is the responsibility of the burner to have the correct burn permit on the premises and to check the burn line to confirm burn day status and hours.

Agenda, Minutes & Back-up Files

East Fork Fire Protection District Board Of Directors     Posted the Approved 2/21/17 Minutes, the Prevention Support Services Update Item # 4 and the EMS Rate Schedule 2017 Presentation from the 3/21 meeting on 3/22/17

LEPC Added Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities training flyer on 3/22/17

Fire Chiefs' Advisory Board     Posted the agenda for the March 29, 2017 Special Meeting on 3/22/17.

Safety     Added the March 2017 Safety Committee Agenda on 3/26/17

In The News

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Changes to the Website

Safety Committee Agenda

Added the March 31, 2017 Safety Committee Agenda to the Safety page. Posted 3/26/16

Press Release

Added Fire Board Directors Tour Regional Training Academy press release.

Previous press releases can be found under the Community Information & Forms tab at the top of the page. Posted 3/24/16

Press Release

Added Douglas County 911 Emergency Services Earns Accreditation as an Emergency Fire Dispatch Center press release.

Previous press releases can be found under the Community Information & Forms tab at the top of the page. Posted 3/22/16

Board of Directors Meeting

Added Approved 2/21/17 Minutes to the February 21, 2017 file, the Prevention Support Services Update Item #4 and the EMS Rate Schedule 2017 Presentation to the March 21, 2017 file on the Board of Directors page. Posted 3/22/17

LEPC Update

Added Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities training flyer to the LEPC page. Posted 3/22/17

FCAB Update

Added the February 15, 2017 Approved Minutes and 2 handouts from the March 15th Volunteer Fire Chiefs' Advisory Board meeting. Posted 3/21/16

Operations Update

Added the Updated EMS Stand By Agreement to the Operations page.

The form can also be found under the Community Information and Forms tab, Frequently Requested Forms at the top of the page.

Added a link to the February LWF "Network Pulse" to the Operations page. Posted 3/21/17

Board of Directors Meeting

Added the 3/21/17 Action Sheets with Backup and Draft 2/21/17 Minutes (For Review Only) to the Board of Directors page. Posted 3/20/17

Board of Directors Meeting Agenda

Added the 03.21.17 meeting agenda to the Board of Directors page. Posted 3/15/17

Spring Backyard Burn Permit

Added Spring Backyard Burn Permit to the Prevention page. Posted 3/15/17

FCAB Update

Added the February 15, 2017 Draft Minutes (For Review Only) and handouts for the March 15th Volunteer Fire Chiefs' Advisory Board meeting. Posted 3/15/16

March Blood Drive

Added the March 25th Blood Drive flyer to the COMMUNITY HEALTH INFO & EVENTS section of the Operations page. Posted 3/13/16

FCAB Agenda

The March 15th Volunteer Fire Chiefs' Advisory Board agenda has been added to the FCAB page. Posted 3/09/16

Training Update

Removed April 15th as a training date for the Volunteer Academy. Posted 3/09/17

AOR Update

Updated the Areas of Responsibility Matrix on the Administration page. Posted 3/08/17

Training Update

Added the NFA Direct Delivery Course Request for 2017-2018 and it's Information Packet to Our Partners page. Posted 3/08/17

LEPC Update

Updated the Sub-Committee Draft Minutes from February 7, 2017 and added the LEPC Draft Minutes from February 8, 2017 (For Review Only) to the LEPC page. Posted 3/06/17

March Training Update

March's East Fork Training is Driving Classroom. THIS CLASS IS MANDATORY FOR ALL EFFPD PERSONNEL!

Added the career daytime training for March. Posted 3/06/17

March Training Update

March's East Fork Training is Driving Classroom. THIS CLASS IS MANDATORY FOR ALL EFFPD PERSONNEL!

Follow this link for March class dates. All training will be at the District Office.

Updated the overall training page.

Updated the Previous training on the Partners page.

Updated the Outside Training Opportunities page. Posted 3/01/17

Approved Board of Directors Minutes

Added the approved January 17th meeting minutes to the Board of Directors page. Posted 2/26/17

East Fork Stats

For the week ending March 27th: The Duty Chief is Deputy Chief 103 Fogerson.

As of March 23rd: EFFPD has responded to 1437 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.

East Fork Fire Protection District
Interactive Map from GIS

Use this map to locate the closest fire station to your address and learn more about each station.

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Carson River Project After Action Summary

Click on this link to open the after action report on the Carson River Flood Event Planning Project.

Click on this link to open the report and maps concerning the Carson River Flood Event Planning Project identifying critical issues and sugggesting solutions. This file is a 11.5 mB PDF.