Toledo Fire & Rescue Fire Investigators Looking For Tips

Posted on: 07/09/2014


  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


  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


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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First Female Assistant Chief Promoted Today

Posted on: 05/23/2014


Today in a ceremony held in Toledo City Council Chambers, Fire Chief Luis Santiago promoted Battalion Chief Karen Marquardt to Assistant Chief of the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department. Assistant Chief Marquardt becomes the first female to hold this position…

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Officer Promotions Announced

Posted on: 05/15/2014


The Toledo Fire & Rescue Department will hold a promotion ceremony on Friday, May 23, 2014, in Toledo City Council Chambers. On that day Fire Chief Luis Santiago will promote three members of the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department in…

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U.T.M.C. Honors Pvts. Machcinski and Dickman

Posted on: 04/30/2014


  In a special recognition ceremony today at the Radisson, on the University of Toledo Health Science campus, Privates Stephen Machcinski and James Dickman were honored with their placement on the Emergency Medicine Wall of Honor.  While Steve and Jamie…

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Toledo Fire & Rescue Paramedic Competes at International E.M.S. Games

Posted on: 04/16/2014


Private Tammy Ohrt was part of a team of paramedics from the Toledo area that placed second in an international competition for paramedics in La Jolla, California. The Journal of Medical Services annual JEMS games took place on February 6-7,…

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Mud Hens Opening Day

Posted on: 04/05/2014


    In a gesture of kindness that speaks to the strength of our great city, the Toledo Mud Hens invited the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department to participate in the Mud Hens Opening Day ceremonies at Fifth Third Field…

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Toledo Firefighters Travel To Boston

Posted on: 04/02/2014


    Chief Luis Santiago and 18 Toledo Firefighters traveled to Boston to support and honor the two Boston firefighters that died in the Line of Duty. Lt. Edward Walsh, Jr., and Firefighter Michael Kennedy died during firefighting operations at…

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Toledo Fire & Rescue Recruiting

Posted on: 03/26/2014


  The Toledo Fire & Rescue Department is actively looking for those willing to dedicate their lives to “Making a Difference, Every Day.”   Recruitment for the position of firefighter officially kicked off Tuesday March, 25, 2014.  A civil service…

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