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2014 Incidents
  STA3 STA9
Jan 134 116
Feb 87 64
Mar 95 98
Apr 80 70
May 98 97
Jun 86 88
Jul 87 101
Aug 95 66
Sep 83 80
Oct 2 0
Nov 0 0
Dec 0 0
Total 847 780

Past Incidents
STA3 STA9
2013 906 845
2012 1009 920
2011 1115 955
2010 1119 902
2009 1216 933
2008 1127 890
2007 1075 935
2006 1149 833
2005 935 756
2004 873 825
2003 918 832
2002 847 695


Happy Birthday

Assistant Chief Joe Gould!!!
 

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SQUAD-3 Week 3 Progress Report for 9/26/14

Committee Chairmen Steve Stockwell, September 27

This is the progress report for SQ-3 during this week. As you can see the cab and body are moving along nicely. The Cab is finished being welded and painted, Line-X'd in the cab area as well. The body is still on the jig however the upper portion is welded with the sides and the walkway has been welded to the bottom. As you can see cutouts for the scene lighting on the top of the cab, windows, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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SQUAD-3 Week 2 Progress Report for 9/22/14

Committee Chairman Steve Stockwell, September 23

The progress of Squad-3 is moving along nicely with the cab just complete and initial work being done on the body. The cab (alumnium) is ready for prep and paint, while the body (stainless steel) is being constructed on a jig. As the unit proceeds down the assembly line, similar to what you may have seen in old Ford Model "A" production line videos the unit will progress piece by piece until all ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Calls Slow But Work Never Is

Public Information Officer Douglas Medley, September 20

One more Saturday and we were going to be done for this year with running pump tests on our Class A equipment. It was another beautiful day and after a good breakfast at our favorite café “Linda’s” we loaded up on Engine 33 and Engine 91 to head out to Sanner’s Sportsman’s Club where for many years Eddie Sanner has allowed us to use one of the ponds to conduct the test. Now, I can tell you how ... (Full Story & Photos)

Sgt. Dean with Engine 33's crew.
Sgt. Dean with Engine 33's crew.

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Gail Kropp and Jamie Olson two gals who are associates and always available to provide rehab for the guys.
Gail Kropp and Jamie Olson two gals who are associates and always available to provide rehab for the guys.

Annual Rite Of Fall "Pump Tests"

Public Information Officer Douglas Medley, September 13

Could it be possible? Another year gone by and it’s time for us to make our way down to the old fishing hole for our annual pump tests. At least this time Dr. Fairfax, our water supply officer, let us do it in the fall of the year. No arguments from any of us on that decision. So we all gathered at our favorite café Linda’s for a hearty breakfast before loading up all the equipment needed for ... (Full Story & Photos)

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SQ-3 Progress Report Photos for the week of 9/12/14

Honorary Member Steve Stockwell, September 12

Well it seems we have received the first construction photos of Squad-3 via Pierce. It appears as the cab is nearly finished after being setup on the jig for about a week or so. The cab is an all aluminum cab and the body will be stainless steel due to the longevity of service for the truck. It is unknown if the chassis is being constructed so please stay tuned for news updates.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Squad-3 and Engine-32 Update

Honorary Member Steve Stockwell, September 12

Since my last report we (the committees) have been moving along. The committee has received the final drawings for our new 2014 Pierce Heavy Rescue and construction should have started this week on the Cab and Chassis. Once those pictures are available from Pierce I will continue to provide updates on how construction goes. Currently the Squad Committee is waiting on Labeling and Striping Drawings ... (Full Story)


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Volunteers Handle Pedestrian Struck

Fire Sergeant Daniel Martin, September 12

On 9/11/2014 at 19:39 units from Company 9 and Company 3 were alerted to the intersection of Town Creek Drive and Dent Drive for the reported subject struck by a vehicle. Chief 3 was first arriving finding a subject struck and trapped under another vehicle. Engine 91 arrived and deployed cribbing and started tending to the patient. Squad 3 arrived on scene and deployed airbags to free the patient ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Sunday Evening Brings Rv Fire

Fire Captain Daniel Burroughs, August 17

On Sunday August 17, 2014 just before 18:00 hours Station 9 was alerted for a vehicle fire. A couple minutes’ later Hollywood station 7 and Solomon's station 3. The first unit on scene was Utility 9 with Sergeant 9B reporting an RV almost fully involved. Engine 34 (Solomon's) arrived and pulled an attack line and started fire suppression. Communications advised that the driver was unaccounted for ... (Full Story & Photos)

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