The Georgetown Fire Department is being proactive concerning the COVID-19 virus and announce safety coloring contest for all kids being kept at home.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Georgetown Fire Department has put in place safety precautions during the COVID 19, Corona Virus situation. We have locked down our stations.  Citizens may knock or call but all doors will remain closed and locked for the time being.We will continue to respond on all emergency calls but will be taking … Continue reading The Georgetown Fire Department is being proactive concerning the COVID-19 virus and announce safety coloring contest for all kids being kept at home.

Georgetown Fire Safety Coloring Contest

In an effort to keep contact with our community and give the community's children a way to stay involved with the fire department, we are announcing our safety coloring contest. Younger children can choose one or more of the coloring pages off of our website to color, scan/take a picture and email back to Georgetown … Continue reading Georgetown Fire Safety Coloring Contest

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update

CHECK BACK OFTEN FOR UPDATES El Dorado County Shelter in Place DirectiveSafety Coloring ContestGEO Fire Press Release 3/19/2020Stop the Spread (CDC Flyer .pdf) First, we want to assure you that GFD is taking the concerns over the Virus seriously. We are participating in a daily conference call with 80 county health officials. If you have or … Continue reading Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update

The Georgetown Fire Department responded to our first vegetation fire of the year on Friday

The Georgetown Fire Department, along with CAL FIRE units, responded to a small vegetation fire at just before noon today. The fire was in the area of Sliger Mine Rd. and Spanish Dry Diggins. The fire was a controlled burn that got out of control.

Georgetown Fire Department responded to a fire at Georgetown School yesterday

I continue to be impressed with my department, partner agencies and our community. The school did a great job of evacuating and being available to the fire department. Georgetown Fire had a great response with 10 personnel and assistance from several of our fire service partners.

The Georgetown Fire Department responded to a Traffic Collision on 1-10-20

The Georgetown Fire Department, along with units from Garden Valley Fire and Diamond Springs Fire responded to a Traffic Collision on Friday night at 10:42 p.m. on Wentworth Springs in the area of Stag Lane.

Georgetown Fire Department responded to a Traffic Collision on 12-28-19

The Georgetown Fire Department, along with units from Garden Valley Fire and Cal Fire responded to a Traffic Collision on Saturday night at 9:41 p.m.  at Wentworth Springs in the area of Chipmunk Trail.  Crews found an SUV impaled on a tree with significant intrusion into the driver's door area. This pinned the driver, an … Continue reading Georgetown Fire Department responded to a Traffic Collision on 12-28-19

The Georgetown Fire Department is hosting their first Town Hall Meeting

What: Community Safety Town Hall MeetingSubject: Homeowner Fire Insurance Cost, Coverage, Cancellations, Increases and California Fair PlanWhen: Saturday, January 18, 2020 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.Where: IOOF Hall in GeorgetownWho: Aurora Mullett, Intrinsic Insurance And a panel of local Insurance and Real Estate Professionals to answer questions The Georgetown Fire Department (GFD) will be … Continue reading The Georgetown Fire Department is hosting their first Town Hall Meeting