2019-10-22 14:50:55 On October 12th, we had a lot to celebrate! 17 firefighters graduated from Fire Academy (16 from LFRA and 1 from Central Valley Montana), 10 firefighters were promoted to Fire Engineer, and 8 engineers were promoted to Fire Lieutenant. Welcome to our new members, and congratulations to our future leaders! [bsa_pro_ad_space id=1]
2019-10-19 23:51:11 LFRA did very well at today’s First Responder Chili Cook-Off! Retired LFRA member Bob Skillman and his wife Karen was awarded first place! The chef of the second place chili was Canyon Battalion Lieutenant Keith Matas and Lieutenant Jeremy Bell brought home third place as well as the People’s Choice Award! It’s always great to be out in the community with our Thompson Valley EMS and Loveland Police
2019-10-19 01:31:13 Photos and information on LFRA’s new Engine 7. The new engine will go in service on November 5th as a second company at Station 1 until Station 7 is complete in early 2020. The engine was built by SVI Trucks in Fort Collins. [bsa_pro_ad_space id=1]
2019-10-17 20:59:24 Thank you to Jonathan Beistline Illustrations! [bsa_pro_ad_space id=1]
Please note: The Fire Administration Building (which includes our Community Safety Division and the Development Center) will be CLOSED on Tuesday, October 15th from 7:30am - 1:30pm for employee training.
If you live in an area where wildfire is a hazard, this event may be of interest to you!
LFRA is involved in a rope rescue near the swim beach of Carter Lake for a patient involved in a fall. Access and patient care required the use of rope equipment. LFRA responders collaborated with Berthoud Fire Rescue, Thompson Valley EMS, Lifeline Medical Air Ambulance and Larimer County Park Rangers. @ Carter Lake, Loveland, CO
Some additional photos of Monday’s wildland prescribed / training burns Loveland Boise Bend Prescribed Burn - 5280FireLoveland Prescribed Burn On September 23rd, 2019 Loveland Fire Rescue Authority, in cooperation with Loveland Open Lands & Trails, conducted live fire training burns at the Boise Bend Natural Area. The burn provided weed mitigation and re-seeding improvements for that space. As part of the 2019 Fire...
Photos from Tuesday’s multi-family structure fire - photos by LFRA Photographer Ian Zahn. Loveland Apartment Fire - 5280FireLoveland Apartment Fire At approximately 14:24 on September 24th, 2019 Loveland Fire Rescue Authority was dispatched to the 1400 block of E. 8th St. on the report of a fire in a multi-family structure. Engine 1 arrived to a 2-story multi-family structure with smoke showing from the roof and pulled a...