On Saturday, May 12, 2018, the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) North Regional Operations Bureau hosted its annual Fire Service Day at Fire Station 129 in Lancaster.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s 61st Fire Explorer Academy Family Day was held on May 12, 2018, at the Del Valle Regional Training Facility in Castaic.
The California Surf Life Saving Association honored Los Angeles County Fire Department personnel during the Spring Board of Directors meeting at the Dockweiler Youth Center in Playa Del Rey.
On Wednesday, May 2, 2018, key personnel from the Los Angeles County Fire Department attended the 2018 LAX Air/Sea Disaster Drill and Marine Response Zone Plan Workshop with Local and Federal partners in order to exercise and improve the large scale, multi-agency response in the event of an aircraft crashing into the ocean offshore of Los Angeles County.
The Los Angeles County Fire and Public Health Departments joined in a multi-agency effort from April 27-29, 2018, providing 20,000 gallons of bottled water to residents in Willowbrook and Compton after rust-colored water was discovered to be running out of their taps.
Fifteen fire suppression aids from the Los Angeles County Fire Department successfully completed the National Registry Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) class.
On Saturday, April 28, 2018, nearly 2,5000 people attended the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) East Regional Operations Bureau 2018 Fire Service Day festivities and partnering event, the La Puente Kiwanis Annual Car Show, in the city of La Puente.