Applegate Fire District 9
Applegate Fire District 9
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Applegate Fire District 9
Applegate Fire District 9
Do you want to support the Applegate Volunteer Firefighters?

 

 

Have you thought about joining the fire district but didn't know where you would fit in?
Call the District Office
for more information (541) 899-1050


Volunteers are always needed in the Auxillary Group to plan for upcoming events.
Don't hesitate- Join our team now!

Auxillary Friends

This group meets at Headquarters on Tuesdays - 6pm

Next meeting is Jan 20th, 2015

 

Applegate Valley Fire District
1095 Upper Applegate Road, Jacksonville, OR 97530

 


Applegate Fire District Info

It is our mission to respond to the needs of our citizens in a professional manner by those dedicated to making
the Applegate Valley a better place to live.

It is our vision to be recognized by our community as a group that is focused on teamwork, leadership, integrity, pride, professionalism, compassion, respect and functions as a highly reliable organization that consistently capitalizes on our number one asset - people.

 
 
 

Message from your Safety Committee;

Fall is back; ice and snow is ahead- Drive slowly!
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Please use caution with Fire

FIRE SEASON ENDS ON ODF PROTECTED LANDS

Fire Season ends today Oct 15th, 2014 Rainfall of at least one-half inch was recorded in many parts of the region.

The termination of fire season removes fire prevention restrictions on equipment use and the use of fire for debris burning. However, you must call before you burn to determine if it is a burn day.

Josephine County - (541) 476-9663
Jackson County - (541) 776-7007

 

Now is the time to check the batteries in your smoke alarms.
Replace smoke alarms that are older than 10 years old and batteries as needed. Early detection is key to your survival. Remeber to check your batteries in the your carbon monoxide detectors also.

 

HAVE YOUR CHIMNEY CLEANED!!

HAVE YOU CHECKED YOUR SMOKE ALARMS?

Having working smoke alarms is the key to early detection.Install a smoke alarm on every level of your home and outside each sleeping area.

Having a Family Escape Plan helps to reduce panic and will protect your family from a fire started inside your home. Knowing how to quickly and safely get to your meeting place, then call 911, can save lives and property. Follow these simple steps to develop a family escape plan;

Get together as a family and draw a floor plan of your home, marking all windows and doors.
  • Show two ways out of each room in case your main route is blocked by smoke or flames. Make sure that windows can be easily opened.
  • Show working smoke alarms!
  • Agree on an outside meeting place where every family member will wait for the fire department.
  • Call 911 after you are safely out. Never go back in for any reason.
  • Plan for those requiring help; infants, our elderly & pets.
  • Practice your plan together.

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BOARD MEETINGS
are open to the public;

Next regular Board meeting Wed. December 17, 2014-
6 pm at Station 1

Please visit the following link for more information on the next meetiing.

For more information visit the Board Page.

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Post a visible address sign.
First one is always free from HQ...

Clean gutters and roofs of debris.
Remove tree limbs that overhang roof.

Creat a Family Escape Plan.
Think about your animals too!

Call the District Office to set up a Fire Safety Education that is right for you! Ask for Carey; 541-899-1050

Call or stop by the District Office and request a Home Assessment

 

Having a properly operating smoke alarm outside each sleeping area, knowing two ways out, when you get out - stay out, and having a meeting place is the safety message are all part of a family escape plan.

Does your Family have an Escape Plan?
Do you know two ways out of each sleeping area?
Have Smoke Alarms been installed and checked for working condition?
These are the simple things that you can do to ensure the
safety of your family.

Please contact Carey @ the District Office for more information

 
 

You can find more tips on prevention from the Rogue Valley Fire Prevention Cooperative; rvfpc.com

Thank You!

 
 




 
     

 

 
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Applegate Fire District 9 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED !
Download Application Above. Now is the time to join the team and learn some valuable life skills! Fire Fighter Academy to start in Jan, 2013. Complete application and bring into the District Office.

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Great Resource of the
"Litle things that you can do"
visit

Rogue Valley fire Prevention Coop
rvfpc.com

http://www.homesecuritysystems.com/fire-safety-handbook/

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