News Flash

Fire News

Posted on: January 6, 2022

Sign up for Emergency Alerts to be #ReadyGJ

hand holding phone to register for emergency alerts

The new year is an opportunity to learn, grow, and make plans for the future. In the spirit of continuous improvement, one of our core values, the City of Grand Junction’s Public Safety Agencies have set a goal of registering 10,000 additional cell phones to receive address-based emergency alerts in 2022.  

“In an emergency that requires immediate action, this is one of the tools we rely on to get the right information to the right people at the right time. But to ensure notifications go to cell phones, we need folks to register their phone and addresses for the service now, before that emergency ever happens.” said City Emergency Manager Gus Hendricks.  

GJRCC Director Jennifer Kirkland explained, “With the address-based notifications, that means if there is an emergency at your home, but you are not currently at your home, you’ll still receive the information on your cell phone if you have registered that address.” The great part of address-based notifications is that you can register to receive notices for multiple addresses like your home, your child’s school, family member's homes, and your workplace.  

To register your phone for address-based emergency alerts visit http://bit.ly/GJEMERGENCY

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Fire News

Press Release Graphic Fire

GJFD Responds to Fatal Home Fire

Posted on: September 21, 2022
GJFD Truck 6

GJFD Deploys to the Mosquito Fire

Posted on: September 9, 2022
GJFD Fire Crew

GJFD Responds to Motor Vehicle Fire

Posted on: August 23, 2022
Brush 6

GJFD Brush 6 Deploys to Texas

Posted on: August 5, 2022
Burned motor home with fire engine in background

GJFD Responds to Motor Home Fire

Posted on: August 5, 2022
GJFD Station 3 Opening

GJFD Opens New Fire Station 3

Posted on: May 17, 2022
Construction equipment at Station 8

Groundbreaking for GJFD Station 8

Posted on: March 31, 2022
GJFD Fire, burned dumpster and side of a building

GJFD Busy With Weekend Fires

Posted on: March 14, 2022
Hands-Only CPR

Learn Hands-Only CPR with GJFD

Posted on: February 17, 2022
GJFD fighting a fire at a commercial building

GJFD Responds to Fire in Vacant Building

Posted on: February 10, 2022
GJFD Fire Truck at Night

GJFD & GJPD Respond to Home Fire

Posted on: January 20, 2022
370 x 275

Ambulance Service Community Forum

Posted on: October 27, 2021
Truck 1 at Elm Trailer Park

GJFD Responds to Trailer Fire

Posted on: June 1, 2021