Community Corner

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

NOTE: EFFPD is now accepting digital plan submittals. Please go to eastforktahoedouglas.idtplans.com to register and submit plans. Paper plans will still be accepted until November 30, 2020. Please call the District Office with questions.

East Fork and Tahoe Douglas Fire Districts Introduce Digital Plan Review Press Release

All information related to Building Codes, Plan Check Fees and Applications, and Construction Permits can be found under the Our Divisions/Prevention tab at the top of the page or by following this link

NOTICE: The East Fork Fire Protection District Office will be closed to the public until further notice. Our office will be available via phone or email during our normal operating hours. Please note that the District Office will be minimally staffed during this time and it may take longer than normal for us to respond to your inquiries. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Deputy Chief Operations       Click here to apply and view announcement.

Funding Still Available to Assist Douglas County Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

CBT Testing & Flu Vaccination Schedule for All of October

September Testing Schedule

COVID-19 Update 9.21.2020           Posted Date: 9/22/2020

County Tracker           Posted Date: 9/22/2020

Nevada Summary           Posted Date: 9/22/2020

Combined Flu COVID Testing Events Press Release           Posted Date: 9/16/2020

Covid Surveillance Summary Douglas County           Posted Date: 9/16/2020

COVID-19 Update 8/28/2020           Posted Date: 9/01/2020

Recreational Backyard Permit

A recreational permit is required for fire pits or fireplaces outside your residence. Please contact the District Office if you are interested in obtaining a permit. They are good for 1 year.

 

Become a Community Hero!    

The spring volunteer academy application date has closed.

Applications to become a volunteer with East Fork MUST be filled out on line. Follow this link to apply.An email will be sent once your application has been received explaining the next steps.

Or go to the Volunteer membership page with all the details!

Agenda, Minutes & Back-up Files

East Fork Fire Protection District Board Of Directors     Added the approved 8/18/20 Meeting Minutes on 9/18/20.

LEPC Added the 9/25 meeting agenda, the draft 4/24 Meeting Minutes (For Review Only) and the 2020 Virtual HazMat Conference on 9/22/20.

Fire Chiefs' Advisory Board     The FCAB has been dissolved. This link will take you to prior year materials.

In The News

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Changes to the Website

Digital Plan Review

East Fork and Tahoe Douglas Fire Districts Introduce Digital Plan Review Press Release

Posted 9/28/20

COVID-19 Information Update

Funding Still Available to Assist Douglas County Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

Posted 9/27/20

Contact Info Updated

Added Account Specialist Julie Andress on the Contact Us page.

Posted 9/27/20

Training Update

Pre-fire planning tips for wildfire

Previous USFA articles.

Added the Incident Safety Officer class in November to the Outside Training page.

Posted 9/24/20

Jobs Update

Added the Deputy Chief of Reno Airport Rescue Firefighters to the Jobs page.

Posted 9/24/20

Contact Info Updated

Changed the A Shift Training & Safety Captain to Brawley on the Contact Us page.

Posted 9/22/20

COVID-19 Information Update

COVID-19 Update 9.21.2020

County Tracker

Nevada Summary

Posted 9/22/20

LEPC Update

Added the 9/25 LEPC meeting agenda, the draft 4/24 meeting minutes (For Review Only) and the 2020 Virtual HazMat Conference to the LEPC page.

Posted 9/22/20

LEPC Update

Added a note about the 9/25 LEPC meeting to the LEPC page.

Posted 9/21/20

Training Update

Added the Fire Shows West HazMat Brochure to the Outside Training page.

Added the NFA Direct Delivery Course Request for April 1, 2021 to September 30, 2021 to the Partners page.

Posted 9/18/20

Board of Directors Minutes

Added the approved August 18, 2020 meeting minutes to the Board of Directors page.

Posted 9/18/20

Northern Nevada Peer Support Network

Added the Northern Nevada Peer Support Network, Fall 2020 Newsletter

Posted 9/17/20

COVID-19 Information Update

Combined Flu COVID Testing Events Press Release

CBT Testing & Flu Vaccination Schedule for All of October

Covid Surveillance Summary Douglas County

Posted 9/16/20

Board of Directors Minutes

Added the approved July 21, 2020 meeting minutes to the Board of Directors page.

Posted 9/15/20

Jobs Update

Added the East Fork Deputy Chief Operations Announcement 2020 and the link to apply to the Jobs page.

Posted 9/11/20

Board of Directors Agenda

Added the 9/15/20 Action Sheets & Backup and the Draft 8/18/20 Meeting Minutes (For Review Only) to the Board of Directors page.

Posted 9/11/20

Policy Update

Updated the 605.2 - Compensation, Salary and Pay Practice (With Pay Tables) on the HR Policies & Procedures page.

Posted 9/11/20

Training Update

Added the November Fire Service Instructor I & December Fire Service Instructor II to the Outside Training page.

Posted 9/10/20

Board of Directors Agenda

Added the September 15, 2020 agenda to the Board of Directors page.

Posted 9/10/20

Training Update

Updated the September training page with details of the Monthly EF training for volunteers on September 8th & 22nd.

Posted 9/07/20

Jobs Update

Removed the Heavy Equipment Operator and Crew Boss for Fuels Management/Wildland Division for Truckee Meadows Fire & Rescue.

Posted 9/03/20

Training Update

Monthly EF training for volunteers is Tender Nursing Operations on September 8th & 22nd. Location TBA.

Updated the Outside Training page.

Updated the Partners/Previous page.

Updated the Overall Training page.

Updated USFA page.

September Fire Safety Resources

Hurricane Isaias shows why storm fire safety matters

Posted 9/01/20

COVID-19 Information Update

COVID-19 Update 8.28.2020

Posted 9/01/20

COVID-19 Information Update

September Testing Schedule

Posted 8/31/20

East Fork Stats

For the week ending October 5th: The Duty Chief is Deputy Chief 102 Ray.

As of September 22nd: EFFPD has responded to 4490 incidents in 2020.

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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