T.F.R.D. Is Recruiting!

Posted on: 12/07/2016

Will YOU answer the call? That is the question being posed by our Recruiting Team. Testing for the next Fire Class scheduled in 2017 opened on September 17, 2016 and will be open until January 31, 2017. The testing process…

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Toledo Firefighters Museum Receives Pentagon 9-11 Artifacts

Posted on: 11/15/2016

This morning at 11 a.m., the Toledo Firefighters Museum received at very special donation of fire gear from the family of a firefighter that was at the scene of the Pentagon on 9-11. Henry “Scott” Plowman was serving with the…

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Retired Chief Honored By U.T.M.C.

Posted on: 09/27/2016

The University of Toledo College of Medicine held their sixth annual Emergency Medicine Wall of Honor Induction Ceremony today at noon. Among the three individuals receiving this distinction was retired Fire Chief Carl W. Neeb. Chief Neeb retired in 1980 and served…

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2016 Valor Award Winners

Posted on: 09/19/2016

In the early morning hours of May 2, 2015, our firefighters were summoned to 253 Willard for the report of a house fire with people trapped. First arriving crews reported heavy fire on the main house, and fire threatening the…

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Fire Class 291 Sworn In

Posted on: 09/09/2016

Today at 9 a.m., the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department added to its roster with the swearing in of 40 new fire recruits. Following the ceremony the recruits will begin thirteen weeks of fire training followed by nine weeks of training…

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