FEBRUARY STARTS OFF HECTIC

Posted on: 02/02/2016

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Our firefighters begin their 24-hour shifts at 7:00 a.m. each morning. And while the morning is spent preparing for the tour by checking equipment and engaging in training, we never know what that tour of duty will bring. The tour…

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LATE MORNING FIRE PROVES FATAL

Posted on: 01/29/2016

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A regular alarm compliment was summoned to 3335 Arlington Ave. at 9:01 a.m. this morning for the report of a structure fire. Toledo Fire & Rescue Engine 4 was the first to arrive on scene at 9:05 a.m. to find smoke coming…

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T.F.R.D. Promotion Ceremony

Posted on: 01/28/2016

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Fire Chief Luis Santiago promoted five members of the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department during a well attended ceremony held this morning in city council chambers. The promotion ceremony was followed by our awards ceremony honoring actions of several firefighters…

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Possible Phone Scam

Posted on: 01/06/2016

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We’ve received a media inquiry about a possible scam involving a “Firefighters Association” calling from California. They are requesting donations that would go toward helping burned children. While the caller did not mention Toledo Fire & Rescue Department by name,…

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Fire survivor meets with T.F.R.D. firefighters

Posted on: 12/12/2015

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A special visitor was at station 5 today to meet with the Toledo Firefighters that rescued him from a house fire at 253 Willard Street in east Toledo. In the early morning hours of May 2, 2015, T.F.R.D. firefighters were called…

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