As part of the 27th annual “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day” on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) personnel were invited to bring their children (between the ages of 9 to 16) to their workplace.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department participated in the annual SOLAR (San Bernardino, Orange, Los Angeles and Riverside) Tonner Canyon Training Exercise in Brea. The training took place on Tuesday, May 14 and Wednesday, May 15, 2019.
On Friday, May 10, 2019, the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s Fire Stations 30 and 35 in Cerritos each received a thermal imaging camera from the Picerne Family Foundation. A small recognition ceremony was held at FS 30 to commemorate the generous donation.
On Tuesday, May 14, 2019, the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s Senior Nursing Instructor, Yun Son Kim, RN, BSN, was formally recognized as the Department’s “Nurse of the Year” at the regular meeting of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s 174 fire stations rolled up their doors and welcomed residents as part of the annual Countywide Open House on Saturday, May 11, 2019.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) second Fire Service Day this year took place at Fire Station 129 in Lancaster on Saturday, May 4, 2019.
Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) Community Services Liaison (CSL) La Fonda Riggins participated in the Whittier Community Foundation’s annual “Dancing with the Whittier Stars” fundraiser on Wednesday, May 8, 2019.
On Wednesday morning, May 8, 2019, the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) hosted the annual Firefighters’ Memorial Ceremony at Department headquarters.