News: Media Releases

News: Media Releases

REGIONAL FIRE MARSHALS LIFT BURN RESTRICTIONS FOR THE SPOKANE AREA

REGIONAL FIRE MARSHALS LIFT BURN RESTRICTIONS FOR THE SPOKANE AREA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 8, 2021 Contact:         Julie Happy Spokane Valley Fire 509.892.4155 Lance Dahl City of Spokane 509.625.6505 Jared Webley Spokane County 509.477.2479 ******************************************************* REGIONAL FIRE MARSHALS LIFT BURN RESTRICTIONS FOR THE SPOKANE AREA EFFECTIVE, FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8 ******************************************************* The outdoor recreational fire restrictions that were implemented on June 4 are being lifted.  […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE IS READY FOR FIRE PREVENTION WEEK OCTOBER 3 – 9, 2021

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE IS READY FOR FIRE PREVENTION WEEK OCTOBER 3 – 9, 2021

For Immediate Release: October 1, 2021 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire Department 509-892.4155 ********************************************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE IS READY FOR FIRE PREVENTION WEEK OCTOBER 3 – 9, 2021 PREVENTION WEEK WILL FOCUS ON “LEARNING THE SOUNDS OF FIRE SAFETY ********************************************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) is teaming up with the National […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO TECHNICAL RESCUE 911 CALL

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO TECHNICAL RESCUE 911 CALL

For Immediate Release: September 29, 2021 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire Department 509-892.4155 ********************************************************* SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO TECHNICAL RESCUE 911 CALL EXCAVATION CREW HITS GAS LINE ********************************************************* Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) responded to the 5900 block of east 11th Avenue around 2 p.m. where work crews were digging […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE AWARDED FIRE PREVENTION AND SAFETY GRANT

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE AWARDED FIRE PREVENTION AND SAFETY GRANT

For Immediate Release: September 28, 2021 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire Department 509.892.4155 ********************************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE AWARDED FIRE PREVENTION AND SAFETY GRANT GRANT MONEY WILL HELP PROTECT CITIZENS FROM POTENTIAL FIRE AND LIFE SAFETY RISKS ********************************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) has been awarded a FEMA Fire Prevention and Safety […]

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SVFD WILL HOLD BELL RINGING CEREMONY IN REMEMBERANCE OF 9/11

SVFD WILL HOLD BELL RINGING CEREMONY IN REMEMBERANCE OF 9/11

For Immediate Release: September 8, 2021 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire (509) 892.4155 In the Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) Administration building entryway is a 1,200-pound column from one of the Twin Towers that collapsed on September 11, 2001. The column serves as a daily memorial to the sacrifices made by […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO GARAGE FIRE

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO GARAGE FIRE

For Immediate Release: August 29, 20219, 2021 Contact: Craig Warzon SVFD PIO Officer warzonc@spokanevalleyfire.com ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO GARAGE FIRE ********************************************** The Spokane Valley Fire Department responded to a reported residential fire at approximately 1315 today in the 2700 block of South Bowdish in Spokane Valley. The first arriving crews observed brown […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE CHIEF BRYAN COLLINS ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE CHIEF BRYAN COLLINS ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

For Immediate Release: August 23, 2021 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire (509) 892.4155 ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE CHIEF BRYAN COLLINS ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT RETIREMENT EFFECTIVE MARCH 1, 2022 ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) Fire Chief Bryan Collins has announced his retirement effective March 1, 2022.  Chief Collins has been working with […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO FIRE IN STRIP MALL

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO FIRE IN STRIP MALL

For Immediate Release: August 11, 2021 Contact: George Hedebeck Captain, PIO hedebeckg@spokanevalleyfire.com ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO FIRE IN STRIP MALL ********************************************** The Spokane Valley Fire Department responded to a commercial fire at approximately 5:27am, today, in the 9300 block of East Trent in Millwood. Initial reports to 911 stated a dog grooming […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO  HOME FIRE IN LIBERTY LAKE

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO HOME FIRE IN LIBERTY LAKE

For Immediate Release: August 5, 2021 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire (509) 892.4155 ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO  HOME FIRE IN LIBERTY LAKE LIGHTNING POTENTIALLY RESPONSIBLE ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) units were dispatched around 1 p.m. to the 24000 block of East Sinto Lane in Liberty Lake to […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE HAS A NEW APARTMENT MANAGER SAFETY CLASS PROGRAM

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE HAS A NEW APARTMENT MANAGER SAFETY CLASS PROGRAM

For Immediate Release: August 9, 2021 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire Department 509-892.4155 ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE HAS A NEW APARTMENT MANAGER SAFETY CLASS PROGRAM ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) has a new Apartment Manager Safety class available online.  With increasing calls for smoke and CO Alarms, apartment fires happening […]

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