SEATTLE (Oct. 16, 2014) – Mayor Ed Murray announced today that Chief Gregory M. Dean intends to retire from the Seattle Fire Department after a distinguished 44-year career with the Seattle Fire Department. “Chief Dean demonstrated the highest commitment to public service over a distinguished career here at the City,” said Murray. “We salute […][More]
Date: Saturday, October 11, 2014 Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: MOHAI – 860 Terry Ave E. On Saturday, October 11th, the Seattle Fire Department, in partnership with the Museum of History and Industry (MOHAI) will kick off Fire Prevention Month with a special program: Seattle Fire Day. Join us for a […][More]
October 3- An early morning house fire at a vacant Capitol Hill house remains under investigation. The case has been turned over to Seattle Police Department’s Arson Bomb Squad for further investigation. At 2:47 a.m. a 911 call came into dispatchers at the Fire Alarm Center reporting a fire inside the two-story home located in […][More]
October 1, 2014—The Seattle Fire Investigators ruled the fire at 434 N 35th Street as undetermined. Due to concerns regarding the structural integrity of the building, investigators were not able to enter the building and examine evidence to determine a cause. At 12:53 p.m.. on Tuesday September 30th a 911 came into dispatchers at the […][More]
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 Firefighter Story Times at the Seattle Public Library is part of October’s Fire Prevention Month. Seattle Firefighters will read No Dragons for Tea to dozens of preschool children […][More]
Posted: September 30th, 2014 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: Ballard, Beacon Hill, Capitol Hill, Central District, Green Lake, Greenwood, New Holly, Rainier, Raininer Valley, Seattle, seattle firefighters, seattle public library, South Park, story times
Fire Station 24, located at 401 North 130th Street, hosts an open house 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 SEATTLE – The Seattle Fire Department and the Seattle Fire Fighters Union, Local 27, invite the community to check out the completed seismic and safety upgrade of Seattle’s Fire Station 24, located at 401 N. […][More]
Posted: September 2nd, 2014 under Battalion 4 (NW Seattle), Community Events, Fire Line.
Tags: Bitter Lake, Chief Gregory Dean, Department of FInance and Administrative Services, FAS, Fire Station 24, Hoshide Wanzer Williams Architects, Local 27, Mayor Ed Murray, Seattle, Seattle Fire Department, seattle firefighters, Van Rossen Construction
August 29—Seattle Firefighters lifted a van off of an unconscious and unresponsive man in the North end of Seattle this afternoon. At 2:50 p.m., a caller reported a male was working on his van in the 14300 block of Stone Ave North when it rolled over him trapping him underneath the tire of the vehicle. […][More]
August 28—An off-duty Seattle Firefighter extinguished multiple spot fires and assisted in rescuing three trapped family members after an SUV plowed into a Columbia City hair salon and Greek restaurant this afternoon. The multi-agency incident began at 1:15 p.m. when an SUV plowed through […][More]
Posted: August 28th, 2014 under Battalion 5 (SE Seattle), Fire Line.
Tags: Columbia City, Ferdinand Street, Hair Salon, Harborview Medical Center, Rainier Avenue, seattle firefighters, Seattle. Seattle Fire Department, Strucutral
August 26—A Seattle Fire Investigator is classifying the cause of West Seattle house fire as undetermined. The damage estimate is $55,000. The Fire Alarm Center received multiple 911 calls reporting dark heavy smoke coming from a vacant house located in the 9200 block of 26th Avenue SW. The first arriving engine company found all the […][More]
August 20—A Seattle Fire Investigator determined the cause of an early morning house fire was accidental, caused by improperly discarded smoking materials. At 1:53 a.m. a resident called 911 after seeing smoke and flames coming from their next door neighbor’s home located in the 1800 block of South Lane Street. The neighbor ran next door […][More]