Monday, February 23, 2009

Recruit Class 33 in Action

Watch a video of our recently graduated Recruit Class 33 in action while going through their training: MCFRS TV

Friday, February 20, 2009

Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Our 9-1-1 Emergency Communications Center

Ever wonder where your 9-1-1 call goes? Who is answering the phone? How they know what, and how many, fire trucks and ambulances to send to your emergency situation? Join host Bill Delaney and special guest Captain Patrick J. Stanton, who is the Communications Training Supervisor for our 9-1-1 Center, on Tuesday, February 24th at 10:30 AM for the answer to these and other questions. Calls and email questions will be taken. Go to our Blog Talk Radio homepage to listen to the show next week.

The show will also be available to download and listen too anytime after the show airs.

Our Door to Door Update

MCFRS fire fighters have visited 15,468 homes, installed 422 Smoke Alarms & 529 9-volt batteries since November as part of our door to door campaign! Look for our fire fighters each Saturday afternoon as they go to homes throughout the county offering to check smoke alarms and hand out safety tips.

Monday, February 2, 2009

Career Fire Fighters Donate $1,000

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett accepts a check for $1,000 from John Sparks, president of the Montgomery County Career Fire Fighters Association, for the "Yes Montgomery Can!" effort. See the video at MCFRS TV.