FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 24, 2019 The Georgetown Fire Protection District (GFPD) is watching very closely the formation of the American River Fire Protection District (ARFPD). Georgetown Fire works very closely with the Garden Valley Fire Protection District (GVFPD) and will obviously be affected by any changes in the operations of the newly named ARFPD. … Continue reading The Georgetown Fire Protection District is watching the American River Fire Protection District process very closely and announces future Town Hall Meetings
Georgetown Fire Department, with Garden Valley Fire, Cal Fire, and CAL Fire responded yesterday to a single-vehicle traffic accident. The solo occupant was transported by ground ambulance to the hospital. CHP responded and the vehicle was towed from the scene.
Georgetown Fire, along with other agencies, responded to a reported commercial fire this morning on Eaton Rd. Units quickly determined that it was a false alarm. The company was burning off propane.
Georgetown Fire Department, along with crews from the El Dorado National Forest and CHP responded on a motorcycle accident, North of Volcanoville Rd. on Wentworth Springs Rd. at 12:50 p.m. today. A 24 year old male laid his motorcycle down and suffered substantial road rash and possible head/neck injuries. He was flown to Sutter-Roseville medical … Continue reading motorcycle accident, North of Volcanoville Rd. on Wentworth Springs Rd.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Georgetown Fire Department will be hosting a Badge Pinning Ceremony and Meet & Greet for our New Fire Chief Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. IOOF Hall, 6240 Main St. in Georgetown Light Refreshments will be served The Georgetown Fire Department invites our community to a Badge Pinning Ceremony and … Continue reading Georgetown Fire Department has a new Fire Chief
Last Update: 9/4/2019 @ 10:49 Location: Highway 193 and Penobscot Rd, east of CoolLat/Long: [38.902821, -120.935299] Date Started: 9/3/2019Current Acreage: 85 acresPercent Contained: 30%Cause: Under InvestigationFuel Type: GrassGeorgetown Fire Resources at scene: ALL Georgetown units have been released from the incident. Forward spread stopped. Evacuation orders remain in place. Evacuation Center is at the Cool … Continue reading Country Incident – Vegetation Fire
Georgetown Fire now has a Zoll AutoPulse thanks to community donations!
January 3, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Georgetown Fire District Board of Directors agreed to enter into an interim administrative contract with CALFIRE for a period of six months beginning January 3, 2019. This agreement is known as the Amador Plan allows for Cal Fire and local government fire districts to work cooperatively to share … Continue reading Georgetown Fire enters into temp contract with CALFIRE