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West Metro Fire Rescue is a full-service, ISO 1, internationally accredited fire and rescue agency. This account is not monitored 24/7.
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WestMetroFire 20h
Our paramedics and EMTs are the first providers of care for critical patients in our fire district. We do what we can to ensure good patient outcomes. The American Heart Association has recognized those efforts with the "Mission Lifeline" Award:
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WestMetroFire Oct 17
The right resources and a fast response are key to containing structure fires. In 2017, West Metro firefighters contained 84% of structure fires to the room of origin:
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WestMetroFire Oct 17
Happy to get out into the community and share safety tips with the kids.
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WestMetroFire Oct 11
The standby alert for Colorado Task Force 1 (CO-TF-1) has been cancelled, the team is standing down and will not be deployed to . However, three team members have been assigned to incident support- two are headed to Florida and one is in Atlanta.
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WestMetroFire Oct 10
Colorado Task Force 1 (CO-TF-1) tonight was placed on alert for possible deployment to . The team has been ordered to plan for a possible activation order, which means being prepared to leave on little notice, if needed.
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WestMetroFire Oct 10
West Metro Fire Rescue has an issue on this year's ballot that could affect the safety of those who live in the fire district. 7C would enable the district to maintain its current tax revenue. Here are the pros and cons.
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WestMetroFire Oct 9
Several businesses near 17th and Sheridan are back open after a freon leak was detected in a cooler at the King Soopers in that location. The stores were evacuated for about an hour and a half. There were no injuries.
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WestMetroFire Oct 3
We're honored to be the recipient of the "Mission Lifeline" award from the American Heart Association for our work with patients who experience severe heart attacks. At West Metro Fire Rescue, protecting life and property is our mission.
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WestMetroFire Sep 28
It may not be convertible weather for you, but it is for our recruit academy, learning today about the tools and techniques for auto extrication.
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WestMetroFire Sep 27
After 4 days on the road, and more than a week helping out on Hurricane , members of Colorado Task Force 1 are home.
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WestMetroFire Sep 24
A long line of vehicles is driving west, as Colorado Task Force 1 heads home after helping out with Hurricane . While deployed, the team evacuated more than 570 people and checked more than 3,500 structures for damage. They're expected to arrive on Thursday.
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WestMetroFire Sep 22
The 24th annual Family Fire Muster is underway! The Muster is at our Training Center, 3535 South Kipling. We’re here until 2pm. Lots of things to see and do. Live fire demonstrations. Hope to see you there!
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WestMetroFire Sep 22
Getting everything ready for the Family Fire Muster- which starts in just over an hour- at our Training Center- 3535 South Kipling. Lots of things to see and do. See you there!
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WestMetroFire Sep 22
The sun is up and so are we. Getting ready for the 24th annual Family Fire Muster- from 10am to 2pm at our Training Center- 3535 South Kipling. Hope to see you there!
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WestMetroFire Sep 21
Hiker rescued after a 1,500 lb. boulder pinned her leg- makes the trip back to Colorado to say thanks to the many first responders who saved her life.
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WestMetroFire Sep 21
Firefighters picking up paint brushes & rollers, volunteering with a group from , to spruce up a home near Wadsworth & Florida. Great way to spend a day out in the sunshine, helping those who need it.
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WestMetroFire Sep 20
First, the water receded, now, it's rising again. As Hurricane moved over North Carolina, the storm dumped several inches of rain on higher terrain to the west of Lumberton and Pembroke, NC- where Colorado Task Force 1 is working. That water is now heading their way.
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WestMetroFire Sep 20
Saturday! Saturday! Saturday! The 24th annual West Metro Family Fire Muster- 10am to 2pm at our Training Center, 3535 South Kipling. You'll see firefighters, fire engines, real fire! (Even some of our law enforcement partners) Come join us.
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WestMetroFire Sep 20
A great event that we're proud to be a part of.
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WestMetroFire Sep 19
The West Metro Board of Directors has unanimously passed a resolution in support of the upcoming ballot measure- 7C- that ensures a reliable level of funding for the district, so that staff and firefighters can continue to serve the community at the highest standard.
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