News By Category: Fire Department

The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for Hennepin County, effective 11 am to 7 pm Friday, May 6. A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now, or will shortly.

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Over the next few months the City of Golden Valley will be inspecting the exteriors and yards of all properties in the community. Inspections will start May 31 and will take about four to six weeks to complete.  Read More

Golden Valley needs paid, on-call firefighters. This skills-driven commitment will leave you prepared to face any number of unique challenges, both as a firefighter and a civilian. If you’re interested in learning more, the City is hosting a few informational meetings and demonstrations. Read More

Golden Valley needs paid on-call fighters. It is a skills-driven commitment that will leave you prepared to face any number of unique challenges, both as a firefighter and as a civilian. If you are 18 and live or work within six minutes of a Golden Valley fire station, you could be part of our firefighting team.

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On Feb 27, five firefighters from the Golden Valley Fire Department (GVFD) participated in American Lung Association Fight for Air stair climb at US Bank Plaza in Minneapolis. The event is a fund raiser that brought 47 fire departments and 260 firefighters to the 31-story building for a full fire-gear climb. Read More

The Golden Valley Fire Department is seeking help to keep the fire hydrants in your neighborhood clear of snow. Read More

The Golden Valley Fire Family, made up of family members of Golden Valley firefighters, completed it’s second year spreading good cheer by supporting the Be A Santa To A Senior program. The project involves collecting donated gifts from drop-off areas, storing them until delivery day, then delivering them to seniors at local care centers. Read More

Noble Elementary students cheered on around a dozen police officers and staff Dec 7 as they lined they gym stage to do Burpees for Bucks, the latest community outreach program by the Golden Valley Police Department (GVPD). Each completed burpee raised money for the GVPD’s new Shop With A Cop program, with all proceeds benefiting local youth in need during the holiday season. Read More

Golden Valley’s Police and Fire Departments are hosting an open house for families with special needs Saturday, October 24, 11 am – 1 pm, at the Public Safety Building at 7700 Golden Valley Rd. Read More

As part of National Fire Prevention Week, 13 Golden Valley firefighters visited nine schools in the community today to conduct fire evacuation drills and offer feedback to staff members on their performance. This is the 27th year the Golden Valley Fire Department (GVFD) has provided the service to help educate kids about fire safety.

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