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Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District

Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District Kids Fire Camp 2014
Feb 10, 2015
President and CEO of EDAWN discusses Three Year Economic Development Strategic Plan.
Open burning allowed from Feb. 14 to March 15, 2015.
Jan 27, 2015
Fire Chief Moore unveils new plans for volunteer fire program.
Dec 22, 2014
Several TMFPD stations are accepting Christmas trees to promote recycling and reduce the fire threat.
Oct 23, 2014
TMFPD firefighters put out three fires within a couple hours of each other.
Oct 10, 2014
Record dryness has led to increased potential for wildland fires.
Sep 15, 2014
The Estates at Mt. Rose completed the Community Wildfire Protection Plan.
Sep 4, 2014
TMFPD is not issuing any burn permits at this time.
Aug 28, 2014
TMFPD's paramedics carrying new drug that can reverse effects of smoke inhalation.
Aug 27, 2014
Woman and her four dogs rescued during Wednesday morning structure fire in Sun Valley.
Aug 26, 2014
Washoe County Commissioners take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
Aug 21, 2014
Truckee Meadows Fire reminds citizens how to handle oil soaked rags.
Aug 13, 2014
You are invited to a free afternoon of information, education and a chance to interact with firefighting representatives.
Jul 30, 2014
Join County Commissioners and other community leaders Saturday, Aug. 2 at 10 a.m.
Jul 16, 2014
Truckee Meadows Fire offers tips for staying safe during thunderstorms.
Jul 14, 2014
TMFPD warns about dangers of grilling and provides several safety tips.
Jun 24, 2014
Commissioners ask Washoe County citizens for input about single stream recycling.
Jun 19, 2014
TMFPD receives more than $2,600 in pet oxygen masks.
Jun 9, 2014
Kids will learn about back country survival, firefighting, rescue techniques and more
May 28, 2014
Health and Safety Fair offers fun activities and immunizations for kids
May 27, 2014
Some closures remain in effect as fire crews work in the area.
May 13, 2014
Commissioners vote to offer automatic aid trial period to City of Reno.
May 7, 2014
Washoe County public safety agencies host crime prevention and public safety fair May 10.
May 5, 2014
Three-day camp in July for boys and girls interested in the fire service
May 1, 2014
Washoe County public safety agencies host crime prevention and public safety fair May 10.
Apr 24, 2014
Fire Safety and Preparedness Open House April 28 in Reno.
Apr 8, 2014
Commissioners held public discussion on Regional Fire Services.
Apr 7, 2014
Regularly scheduled Board of Commissioners meeting includes marijuana ordinance and fire services discussions April 8.
Apr 3, 2014
County will celebrate Friday during spring break for students.

Apr 2, 2014
Open burning allowed Thursday April 3 through Sunday April 6.
Mar 28, 2014
Washoe County public safety agencies host crime prevention and public safety fair April 5.
Mar 25, 2014
County Manager says 'stay the course' and 'hold the line on expenditures' is theme for this year's State of the County.
Mar 17, 2014
Event scheduled for March 19 at Arrowcreek Fire Station in Reno.
Feb 27, 2014
Residents must obtain new burn permits from their nearest TMFPD fire station March 1.
Feb 25, 2014
Commissioners approve mutual aid agreement between Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District and City of Reno.
Jan 28, 2014
Manager says County will 'stay the course' with budget.
Jan 17, 2014
Firefighters warn of dangers from improper disposal of fireplace ashes in advance of the second anniversary of the Washoe Drive Fire.
Jan 16, 2014
Firefighters save dog from ice in Hidden Valley.
Jan 10, 2014
Gusty winds expected throughout Washoe County Saturday.
Jan 9, 2014
WUI Code discussion will be held in Incline Village Jan. 16.
Dec 17, 2013
County considers new options to manage Regional Animal Services.
Nov 26, 2013
Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District offers home cooking safety tips.
Nov 11, 2013
Washoe County groundbreaking ceremony Thursday, Nov. 14 at 11:30 a.m.
Nov 8, 2013
Washoe County's firefighters offer citizens another way to keep in touch.
Oct 22, 2013
Board of County Commissioners selects John Slaughter to be new County Manager.
Oct 4, 2013
Fire Prevention Week is Oct. 6-12.
Sep 26, 2013
Fire Marshal advises carbon monoxide detectors for all homes.

Sep 24, 2013
Commissioners approve Interlocal Fire Agreement.
Sep 13, 2013
Both schools evacuated all students.
Aug 23, 2013
Poor air quality conditions expected to last through Tuesday, August 27.
Aug 21, 2013
Multiple agencies assisting with nearly 80 acre fire.
Aug 19, 2013
Proclamation issued during 17th Annual Lake Tahoe Summit.
Jul 2, 2013
BLM fighting fire estimated at 5,400 acres so far.
Jul 1, 2013
District finishes first year under budget.
Jun 29, 2013
Fire Marshal investigating possible cause from kitchen appliance.
Jun 28, 2013
Extreme heat, drought create dangerous conditions for holiday.
Jun 17, 2013
Gusty winds expected throughout Washoe County through Tuesday night.
Jun 11, 2013
Members appointed to Blue Ribbon Committee on Regional Fire.
Apr 8, 2013
County will celebrate Tuesday during spring break for students
Mar 29, 2013
Eight Northern Nevada fire departments certify new Hazardous Materials Technicians
Mar 28, 2013
No burn permits are being issued at this time.
Mar 22, 2013
Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District quickly puts out structure fire and rescues 2 family pets.
Mar 9, 2013
Regional input needed to review and analyze fire service.
Mar 6, 2013
Residents must obtain new burn permits.
Feb 26, 2013
Change allows for a paramedic on duty at every TMFPD station 24/7.
Jan 25, 2013
Improper ash disposal presents huge danger to the community.
Jan 14, 2013
Local businesses pitch in to help residents recover from fire damage.
Nov 15, 2012
Fuel crews will be in the park November 16 & 17, 2012.
Improper and careless ash disposal presents huge danger to the community.
Nov 14, 2012
Fire Chief encourages citizens to report those who disregard warnings.
Nov 7, 2012
Fire Chief reminds citizens of Red Flag Warning.
Oct 25, 2012
Crews will start burning piles of tree limbs and brush in Sun Valley Regional Park, adjacent to Esther Bennett Elementary School.
Oct 24, 2012
Residents required to obtain permit to burn debris through Oct. 31.
Jul 24, 2012
Since July 1, new Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District has responded to 533 calls including responses to 40 fires in Northern Nevada. Standing up the new fire district involved 24 career and volunteer stations, selecting and equipping and 105 career and 180 volunteer fire fighters and support staff, and required a significant amount of effort and commitment by more than a dozen departments at Washoe County.
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Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District provides fire and fire-based emergency services to residents in unincorporated Washoe County surrounding the Cities of Reno and Sparks. 80,000 + residents live within the Truckee Meadows Fire District Boundaries.

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