News By Category: Fire Department
As part of Severe Weather Awareness Week, April 15-20, two tornado drills will occur April 18 at 1:45 pm and 6:55 pm. The outdoor warning sirens will sound as part of both drills.
A City permit is required before starting any recreational fire. This ensures people are being responsible in terms of safety and neighborly etiquette. Recreational Fire Permits are free and valid for one calendar year.
On Feb 23, 2013, Team Golden Valley Fire and friends participated in the annual Fight For Air Climb in Minneapolis for the American Lung Association. With 785 other participants, they climbed the 30-story Accenture building in full fire gear.
If you’ve never learned CPR but at least want the basics, now’s your chance. On Thursday, Jan 17, 5:30–7:30 pm, the Golden Valley Fire Department (GVFD) will host the Family & Friends CPR class at Brookview Community Center for $10.
All Minnesotans need to prepare for both the outdoor and indoor hazards of a cold, snowy, icy winter. Each fall, Winter Hazard Awareness Week reminds people to take simple steps that lead to an enjoyable and safe winter season.
The chill in the air that comes with fall sometimes carries a whiff of woodsmoke, as people enjoy backyard fires in the evening. Recreational fires in Golden Valley require a permit and must comply with City Code.
Join the fun this Saturday at the annual Golden Valley Fire Relief Association Street Dance, featuring entertainment for the whole family.
If not for paid, on-call firefighters (sometimes called “volunteers”), three-fourths of the United States would be without adequate fire protection. Yet recruiting these firefighters is a challenge for nearly every municipality nationwide.
Think you’re too old, too weak, or too busy to become a firefighter? The Golden Valley Fire Department wants you to know about two upcoming events designed to bust your myths about firefighting.
As part of Severe Weather Awareness Week, April 16-20, two tornado drills will occur April 19 at 1:45 pm and 6:55 pm. The outdoor warning sirens will sound as part of both drills.