News By Category: Fire Department

Many residents have already signed up for the new version of GV Emergency. Those who haven’t yet can sign up in just a few minutes. Read More

GV Emergency, the City’s mass notification tool, is now powered by a new platform called CodeRED. Read More

Recently the Golden Valley Fire Department has responded to multiple fire calls centered around open flame candles and cooking. The GVFD wants to take this time to remind residents to be careful this time of year as holiday celebrations often increase fire risks. Read More

The Golden Valley Fire Department recently rolled out its first hybrid rescue vehicle, introducing the City of Golden Valley’s first hybrid of any kind. The 2020 Ford Explorer went into service Nov 20. Read More

The last day to drop off gifts for the Golden Valley Fire Relief Association’s (GVFRA) Be A Santa To A Senior is Dec 11.

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In a typical year there are many holiday themed events happening throughout the City. This year, many of them are still happening—they just look a little different. Read More

An early morning fire in Golden Valley Wednesday, Nov 4 resulted in significant damage to two apartment units. One firefighter was transported to the hospital for evaluation and has been released. Read More

An early morning fire in Golden Valley Wednesday, Oct 28 destroyed two townhomes and partially damaged another. Three people were transported to the hospital. Read More

Cooking may be an activity many people do on automatic pilot, but that is exactly what can make it a dangerous task and the number one cause of home fires and home fire injuries, according to the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA), and this is why Kitchen Safety is being highlighted for Fire Prevention Week Oct 4–10, 2020. Read More

The Golden Valley Police and Fire Departments received an update from Hennepin County Dispatch that the 911 system is fully back in service. If you have an emergency or need assistance, call 911.