The Georgetown Fire Department crews return safely from 11 days on the fire line

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 31, 2020 The Georgetown Fire Department has sent a Type 3 wildland fire engine, to the Hog Fire in Lassen County.  The Georgetown crew, along with engines from Garden Valley, El …

The Georgetown Fire Department has deployed on their first major wildfire of the season

The Georgetown Fire Department has sent a Type 3 wildland fire engine, to the Hog Fire in Lassen County. The fire, which began on Saturday July 18th, grew from 650 acres to 5800 acres since …

The Georgetown Fire Department has vehicle and debris fire in the midst of increasing call activity

The Georgetown Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire on Wednesday, April 29th in the 400 block of Cougar Ln. at 6:36 a.m.  The fire began in a Dodge pickup with a camper and extended …

El Dorado County TOWN HALL: Vegetation Management & Defensible Space

THURSDAY, MAY 14, 20206:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.Online Meeting via ZOOM See flyer for more information Meeting Topics to Include: Countywide Vegetation Management & Defensible Space Program What is defensible space? Ordinance Requirements Good Neighbor …

The Georgetown Fire Department encourages the use of 911 for all types of emergencies

The Georgetown Fire Department has noticed an increase in the use of Social Media for notification of emergencies.  Calling 911 is the best way for anyone to call for help during an emergency.  Calling 911 …

The Georgetown Fire Department responded on a Motorcycle accident on Wentworth Springs

The Georgetown Fire Department responded to a motorcycle down on Sunday, April 19, 2020 at 2:30 p.m., on Wentworth Springs near the Buckeye Restaurant. A 24 year old male laid his motorcycle down and sustained …

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 …