Archive for 'Community Events'
Fire Station 14 hosts an open house May 16, 2013, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. SEATTLE – The Seattle Fire Department and the Seattle Fire Fighters Union, Local 27, invite the community to check out the completed renovation of Seattle’s historic Fire Station 14, located at 3224 Fourth Ave. S in the SODO District, during [...][More]
Posted: May 10th, 2013 under Community Events, Fire Line, Public Education.
Tags: FAS, Fire Chief Gregory Dean, fire station, Fire Station 14, Historic, Last Resort FIre Museum, Local 27, Mayor Mike McGinn, Neighborhood, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department, Seattle Mayor, SODO, South Downtown, Technical Rescue Team
Seattle- On Wednesday March 27, 2013 the Seattle Fire Department will be mourning the loss of Seattle Firefighter Jess Hernandez. The 52-year-old Firefighter Hernandez passed away on March 19, 2013 after battling cancer. Hernandez was about to celebrate his 20 year anniversary with the department. Beginning at 11:30 a.m., a funeral procession begins at the [...][More]
Fire Station 6 hosts an open house March 16, 2013, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. SEATTLE – The Seattle Fire Department and the Seattle Fire Fighters Union, Local 27, invite the community to check out Seattle’s brand new Fire Station 6, located at 405 Martin Luther King Jr. Way S. in the Central District, during [...][More]
Visit your local fire station on Saturday February 9, 2013 for the 19th Annual Neighbor Appreciation Day Celebration. Nearly two dozen fire stations will open their doors from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event began in 1995 and has grown in popularity ever since its inception. Link to website: http://www.seattle.gov/neighborhoods/neighborday/ Fire Stations scheduled to [...][More]
Posted: January 9th, 2013 under Battalion 2 (Downtown), Battalion 4 (NW Seattle), Battalion 5 (SE Seattle), Battalion 6 (NE Seattle), Battalion 7 (W Seattle), Community Events, Fire Line, Fire Prevention, Public Education.
Tags: 1/9/13, February 9, neighbor appreciation day, Open House
As the end of Daylight Saving Time approaches on Sunday, November 4th, the Seattle Fire Department wants to remind residents to change their smoke alarm 9V batteries when they change their clocks. Lithium long-life smoke alarm batteries do not need to be changed yearly. Changing smoke alarm at least once a year is one of [...][More]
Posted: November 2nd, 2012 under Battalion 5 (SE Seattle), Community Events, Fire Line, Public Education.
Tags: batteries, brighton, change your battery, energizer, Rainier Valley, smoke alarms, Time change
Date: Tuesday, October 16, 2012 Time: 1:30 p.m. Location: High Point Branch 3411 S.W. Raymond St. Seattle-The Seattle Fire Department is partnering with the Seattle Public Library for a reading program aimed at increasing literacy, and raising awareness of home fire safety. The October 16, 2012 event at the High Point Branch of the Seattle [...][More]
On Friday October 5, 2012, the Seattle Fire Department will gather to honor the 85 firefighters nationally who are being memorialized for dying in the line of duty in 2011. The local ceremony coincides with the 31th Annual National Fallen Firefighter Memorial weekend held at the National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg, Maryland. On this weekend, [...][More]
Northeast Branch 6801 35th Ave N.E. Tuesday, October 2 10:30 a.m. Central Library 1000 4th Ave Thursday, October 4 10:30 a.m. Columbia Branch 4721 Rainier Ave S. Wednesday, October 10 11:00 a.m. Madrona-Sally Goldmark Branch 1134 33rd Ave Thursday, October 11 11:00 a.m. High Point Branch with Fire Chief Gregory Dean 3411 S.W. Raymond St [...][More]
This summer, Fire Department members have participated in dozens of community engagement events. The Seattle Fire Department’s Community Fire Safety Advocates also participated in several of these events, providing fire safety education in several languages to better reach Seattle’s immigrant and refugee communities. Night Out Events High Point Health Fair Rainier Valley Parade [...][More]
Date: Saturday, July 7, 2012 Time: 11am -5pm Location: Occidental Square Park, Pioneer Square (South Main Street between 1st Avenue and 2nd Avenue South). Photo Opportunity: View the latest Seattle Fire Equipment and historic fire engines. The Fire Festival celebrates the re-birth of Pioneer Square after the Great Seattle Fire of June 6, 1889. The [...][More]