The 2018 season of the Access to Water Activities and Readiness Education (AWARE) program is underway! Over 100 youth participants, ages 9-17, enjoyed instruction in lifeguarding basics at the Brenda Villa Aquatic Center in the City of Commerce on March 29 and April 3, 2018.
Los Angeles County Fire Department Division VII held its annual recognition ceremony on Saturday, April 7, 2018, at Fire Station 89 in the City of Agoura Hills, to honor the extraordinary rescue efforts of first responders and Good Samaritans, and to reunite them with survivors.
On Sunday, April 8, 2018, personnel of the Los Angeles County Fire Department participated in the 3rd Annual Run To Remember – Los Angeles half-marathon and 10K.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s Air and Wildland Division held a special 25-Year Anniversary Memorial at the Barton Heliport in Pacoima on Monday, April 2, 2018, to honor the life and legacy of Fire Fighter Paramedic Jeffrey Langley.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department held a graduation ceremony on Saturday, March 30, 2018, at the Cecil R. Gehr Fire Combat Training Center for 61 candidates who successfully completed six-weekends of intense training in the third annual Women’s Fire Prep Academy.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s 21st annual Fire Service Days are quickly approaching! Each Fire Service Day is a fun-filled event where the local community gets to interact with firefighters, enjoy fire safety demonstrations and take photos with fire engines and apparatus on display.