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  1. video laryngoscope

    GJFD Using New Tools to Save Lives

    Hold your breath for as long as you can. Go ahead, we’ll wait. Good job! That is exactly how long a GJFD first responder has to place a breathing tube in the windpipe of a patient having a serious medical emergency. Read on...
  2. 2021 Recruit Academy

    GJFD Graduates 13 New Firefighters

    The Grand Junction Fire Department graduated 13 new firefighters today. As an all-hazards department, the skills they learned reflect the wide variety of emergencies they will respond to in their careers. Read on...
  3. Wildland Deployment 7.3.21

    Wildland Deployment for Severe Conditions in California

    At 8:00 AM this morning, Grand Junction Fire Department Wildland Team deployed four firefighters and wildland engine Brush 6 to California for severe fire conditions, where significant fires are expected to develop. Read on...
  4. Self-contained Breathing Apparatus

    GJFD Purchases New Equipment with FEMA Grant

    The Grand Junction Fire Department has put into service new self-contained breathing apparatuses (SCBA) that were purchased under the FEMA Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program (AFG). Read on...
  1. Brush 6 Deployment

    GJFD Wildland Firefighters Deploy for the First Time This Year

    After making wildland fire resources available for deployment yesterday, around 5:00 PM today Grand Junction Fire Department sent a team of wildland firefighters and firefighting engine Brush 6 to the Wild Cow Fire. Read on...
  2. 911 on cell phone screen

    GJFD Responds to Fire on 25 Road

    At 11:13 PM last night Grand Junction Fire Department responded to reports of a fire inside a commercial building on the 500 block of 25 Road. Read on...
  3. Two Fire Apparatus response to a structure fire

    GJFD Responds to Commercial Structure Fire

    At 11:45 Grand Junction Fire Department responded to reports of smoke and flames coming from the roof of a commercial building on the 400 block of Park Drive with people evacuating the building. Read on...
  4. Wildland/River

    GJFD Responds to Wildfire and River Rescue Back to Back

    At 5:27 PM Grand Junction Fire Department responded to reports of a grass fire on the 2200 block of Shiprock Road, possibly caused by a truck backfiring. When crews arrived on the scene they found two homes threatened by the fire. Read on...
  1. Truck 1 at Elm Trailer Park

    GJFD Responds to Trailer Fire

    At 11:40 AM the Grand Junction Fire Department was dispatched to a trailer fire at Elm Trailer Park, 661 Highway 50. The caller reported smoke coming from a trailer in the middle of the complex. Read on...
  2. 911 on cell phone screen

    GJFD Responds to Home Fire

    At 12:17 AM Grand Junction Fire Department responded to reports of a home on fire on the 200 block of Nancy Street. A family awoke to smoke in their home and immediately called 911. Read on...
  3. 911 cell phone

    GJFD Responds to Fire on Elm Ave.

    At 2:45 AM this morning Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a call from a resident on the 100 block of Elm Ave. saying that their home was filling with thick smoke. Read on...
  4. GJFD Brush truck at a fire

    GJFD Responds to Brush Fire

    At 5:36 PM Grand Junction Fire Department responded to reports of a dumpster and mattresses on fire in the area of Mobile City, 2322 Hwy 6 & 50. Read on...
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