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EAST FORK FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT CONSIDERS REVISION TO ITS STANDARD OF COVER

East Fork Fire Protection District held a public workshop on July 10, 2017 to review updates to the District's current Standard of Cover.

The East Fork Fire Protection District Board of Directors will consider a final version of the document at its August 15 meeting, held at the District Office, 1694 County Road, Minden, at 1:00 PM. The meetings are public and governed under the Nevada Open Meeting Law.

Standard of Cover Press Release

Standard of Cover - Draft from 7/10/17 Workshop

Standard of Cover Powerpoint from 7/10/17 Workshop

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

 

 

East Fork kicked off our new volunteer recruitment campaign at Carson Valley Days with a float and booth at Lampe Park.

Pictures of the float construction, in the parade and the booth at the park.

Are you prepared for wildland fire season?

Wildfire: Protect Youself & Your Community PDF

Agenda, Minutes & Back-up Files

East Fork Fire Protection District Board Of Directors     Added the June 20, 2017 Draft Minutes for Review Only and the Action Sheets & Backup for the 7/18/17 meeting on 7/13/17

LEPC Added the June 28, 2017 Mosquito Abatement Presentation, the approved 2/08/17 minutes and a link to Living With Fire on 6/29/17.

Fire Chiefs' Advisory Board     Cancelled the July 19th meeting on 7/12/17.

In The News

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Plan Check Fees Increase on 7/1/17

At the May 16, 2017 Board of Directors meeting, a 15% increase in the plan review fees was approved. The new fee schedule is effective July 1, 2017.

Link to full page version
of the NEW Fee Schedule

Weather-Ready Nation - Summer Safety Tips

Link to full articles

Changes to the Website

USFA Update

The Effect of Alerting and Tones on Firefighters' Heart Rates

FEMA announces funding awards to prepare communities for terrorist attacks

Previous USFA reports and training information.

Posted 7/15/17

New Press Release & Joe Turek, Governor & Budget PR

Standard of Cover Press Release

The Joe Turek, Governor & Budget articles can be found under the Community Information & Forms tab, Press Releases at the top of the page.

Posted 7/15/17

Board of Directors Meeting

Added the June 20, 2017 Draft Minutes for Review Only and the Action Sheets & Backup for the 7/18/17 meeting to the Board of Directors page.

Posted 7/13/17

July FCAB Cancelled

The July 19, 2017 Volunteer Fire Chiefs' Advisory Board meeting has been cancelled. The next meeting is scheduled for August 16th at the DO. Posted 7/12/16

Board of Directors Agenda

Added the July 18th meeting agenda to the Board of Directors page.

Posted 7/12/17

Board of Directors Workshop

Added the July 10th Standard of Cover Powerpoint in PDF Format to the Board of Directors page.

Posted 7/10/17

Safety Alert

Great Basin Fuels and Fire Behavior Advisory 7/09/17

Previous Safety Alerts

Posted 7/09/17

Board of Directors Workshop

Added the 2017 Standard of Cover BOARD DRAFT edition for the July 10th meeting to the Board of Directors page.

Posted 7/09/17

VFD Benefit Update

Added the Topaz VFD poster for their September 3rd BBQ to the Benefit Posters page. Posted 7/05/17

July Training Update

July's East Fork Training is Defensive Attack.

Follow this link for July class dates and special classes.

Updated the overall training page.

Updated the Previous training on the Partners page.

Updated the Outside Training Opportunities.

Posted 7/03/17

Operations Update

Added a link to the June LWF "Network Pulse" to the Operations page. Posted 7/03/17

Safety Alert

Day 1 - Week of Remembrance

Previous Safety Alerts

Posted 6/30/17

USFA Update

Physical Fitness Intervention for New Firefighters

Previous USFA reports and training information.

Posted 6/30/17

Board of Directors Workshop Agenda

Added the July 10, 2017 Workshop Agenda to the Board of Directors page.

Posted 6/29/17

NEW Fee Schedule

NEW - Plan Check Fee Schedule 2017 effective July 1, 2017 on the Prevention page.

Prevention information can also be found under the Divisions tab, Prevention at the top of the page.

Posted 6/29/17

LEPC Update

Added the June 28, 2017 Mosquito Abatement Presentation, the approved 2/08/17 minutes and a link to Living With Fire to the LEPC page. Posted 6/29/17

Outside Training Opportunities Update

Added three DOE Radiation Specialist Courses to the Outside Training Opportunities page.

Posted 6/29/17

Updated Pay Plan

Updated the Non-Represented Pay Plan effective July 1, 2017 on the Contracts, Job Descriptions & Pay Plans Page.

Posted 6/27/17

USFA Update

Educating Parents of Newborns about Fire Safety

Previous USFA reports and training information.

Posted 6/27/17

Outside Training Opportunities Update

Added the Fusion Center Liaison Officer Training (Basic) to the July calendar.

Posted 6/26/17

Job Opening MCFD Operator/Engineer

Flyer of job posting for a Operator/Engineer in Mineral County. Closing date July 10th.

Posted 6/26/17

Board of Directors Minutes

The May 16, 2017 approved meeting minutes were added to the Board of Directors page.

Posted 6/25/17

CV Days Parade Pictures

Added pictures from the Carson Valley Days parade and booth at Lampe Park.

Photos from Recent Events can be found under the Community Information & Forms tab, Photos at the top of the page.

Posted 6/25/17

LEPC Update

Added the June 28th LEPC agenda to the LEPC page. Posted 6/22/17

New Press Release

East Fork Fire Protection District Adopts Budget

Previous Press Releases can be found under the Community Information & Forms tab, Press Releases at the top of the page.

Posted 6/19/17

Spring Flood Info

Spring Flood info for medical concerns can now been found under the Community Information & Forms tab, Frequently Requested Information, UPDATED - Health Info & Events at the top of the page. Posted 6/19/16

Job Posting Update

Added the Northern Nevada testing for firefighters to the Jobs page. Posted 6/19/16

June FCAB Cancelled

The June 21, 2017 Volunteer Fire Chiefs' Advisory Board meeting has been cancelled. The next meeting is scheduled for July 19th at the DO. Posted 6/19/16

East Fork Stats

For the week ending July 24th: The Duty Chief is Deputy Chief 103 Fogerson.

As of July 17th: EFFPD has responded to 3515 incidents in 2017.

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

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