At the March 13 Board of Supervisors meeting, First District Supervisor Hilda Solis presented scrolls to the various agencies that assisted during the massive Pico Rivera fire on February 22.
On Tuesday, March 13, the first cohort of the brand-new Administrative Professionals Program (APP) met to begin the eight-session program for staff members at the Department in the positions of secretary, administrative assistant and staff assistant.
The Regional Chamber of Commerce – San Gabriel Valley honored Fire Captain Brian Murphy of the Los Angeles County Fire Department at its fifth annual Salute to Heroes Prayer Breakfast on Thursday, March 1, 2018, at the Diamond Bar Center.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department Foundation (Foundation) recently launched its new website at www.lacfdf.org. On it, you will find information and history about the Foundation as well as safety tips on a variety of topics, including emergency preparedness, Hands-Only CPR and Community Emergency Response Training (CERT).
The fifth cohort of the Supervisory Development Program is currently underway, concluding in late February. SDP is designed to prepare and assist employees of LACoFD who wish to advance in their careers as well as sharpen their leadership skills.
At the weekly Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors meeting on December 19, 2017, Second District County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas presented a scroll to the LA Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Program and its partners and participants.
At Tuesday’s Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors meeting, Supervisors Kathryn Barger and Janice Hahn presented scrolls to the Los Angeles County Fire Department, retired Captain Steve Valenzuela and ABC 7 for the 25th anniversary of the annual Spark of Love toy drive.
Extreme wind conditions and low humidity contributed to a busy week for fire agencies throughout Southern California. Firefighters from the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) battled the Creek Fire near Sylmar and the Rye Fire in Santa Clarita, while also providing resources and assistance to the Skirball Fire near the Getty Center and the Thomas Fire in Ventura County.