Fire Station 21 Temporary Closure

Posted on: 10/08/2014

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    On Wednesday, October 8, 2014, just after 7:00 a.m. roll call, Fire Station 21 was closed temporarily for maintenance of the apparatus bay floor. The need for the closure is to seal the concrete apparatus floor after water was discovered…

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Space Heater Safety

Posted on: 10/07/2014

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The Toledo Fire & Rescue Department would like to remind you of the importance of space heater safety as we enter the cool fall months. These tips would apply to electric or kerosene heaters alike. While space heaters account for approximately 2…

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Fire Prevention Week Is October 5-11, 2014

Posted on: 10/01/2014

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    Fire Prevention Week kicks of on October 5, 2014 and runs through October 11, 2014. The theme this year is “Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month”. The Toledo Fire & Rescue Department will be resurrecting…

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Fireman Freddy Parade Scheduled For October 4

Posted on: 09/22/2014

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    Fire Safety week 2014 will see the revival of the “Fireman Freddy Parade”. The Toledo Fire & Rescue Department, in conjunction with the Toledo Firefighters Museum, will hold the parade on October 4, 2014 beginning at 10:00 a.m.  The…

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Battalion Chief Peter Jaegly Honored

Posted on: 09/09/2014

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The University of Toledo Medical Center held their Fourth Annual Induction Ceremony today honoring Battalion Chief Peter Jaegly, along with Virginia Reidy, R.N. and Joseph Stevens, M.D. A plaque for Pete and the other honorees will be displayed in the…

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USS Toledo Crew Members Visit Toledo Fire & Rescue Department

Posted on: 08/19/2014

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      Commander Michael Majewski and six members of the USS Toledo, a fast-attack submarine, have been visiting our city since August 16, 2014. The crew toured local attractions and schools, as well as community service at the Toledo Children’s…

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Officer Promotions Announced

Posted on: 07/29/2014

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On Thursday, July 31, 2014, Chief Luis Santiago will promote three members of the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department in a ceremony in Toledo City Council Chambers. This promotion ceremony will take place at 10:00 a.m. Promoted to Captain will…

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Toledo Fire & Rescue Fire Investigators Looking For Tips

Posted on: 07/09/2014

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  The Fire Investigation Unit of the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department is looking for any tips or information regarding three fire that have occurred in the month of July. The fires were located at: -1479 South Ave., on July…

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Fireworks Safety

Posted on: 07/02/2014

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  This time of year the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department receives many requests for safety tips and information regarding fireworks. Our reply is simple: leave fireworks to the professionals. While we all will hear fireworks being set off this…

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Annual Awards and Memorial Ceremony

Posted on: 06/10/2014

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Today at 10:00 a.m., the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department will hold its Annual Awards Ceremony in the Toledo City Council chambers at One Government Center. The awards range from the “Medal of Valor” to “Letter From The Chief”. Captain…

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