News By Category: Fire Department

The Golden Valley Fire Department (GVFD) would like to take this opportunity to remind residents of a few important fire safety messages. Read More

As the holiday season approaches, many often think of ways to give back to their community. This year the City of Golden Valley offers multiple holiday outreach programs to help community members in need. Read More

The Golden Valley Fire Department (GVFD) wants to make sure residents know the dangers of carbon monoxide (CO), especially during the winter months and how something as simple as a CO detector can save lives. Read More

As people give thanks during the holidays, many often think of ways to give back to their community. The City of Golden Valley Police and Fire Departments are involved in multiple holiday outreach programs to help community members in need. Read More

The Golden Valley Fire Department is holding its second of four winter classes on Hands–Only® CPR and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Training, Nov 27, 7 pm-8:30 pm, at Brookview. Read More

The City will be testing its emergency mass notification tool Nov 15, 5:30 pm. Subscribers to the service should receive a generalized test message at this time. Read More

Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning can happen year-round but is more common in winter when doors and windows stay primarily closed and fireplaces, gas heaters, or other fuel burning appliances are in use. The Golden Valley Fire Department (GVFD) wants to make sure everyone knows the dangers of CO and how important it is to have CO alarms in your home.

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GV Emergency is a mass notification tool that will help the City more effectively communicate with residents in the event of an emergency. It is a free service and signing up only takes minutes. Read More

One of the bigger topics of discussion during the Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s (MN DPS) Winter Hazard Awareness Week is winter fire safety. The Golden Valley Fire Department wants to ensure residents take the necessary steps to avoid any winter- and holiday-related fires. Read More

An employee at a Golden Valley business went into sudden cardiac arrest Wed, Oct 31 and was resuscitated by coworkers, performing CPR and using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED), until Golden Valley Police and Fire arrived followed by North Memorial Paramedics. Many employees at this local business had taken the Hands Only CPR/AED Training course offered by the Golden Valley Fire Department (GVFD), and luckily the employee in question is alive and doing well today. Read More