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May 26 2020 Meeting

Our firefighters work hard to keep up their hands-on training. During the May 26 meeting, it was all about hooking up to fire hydrants and learning the nozzles the district uses! Hydrant attachment training Hose training Something every firefighter has to learn is how to drain a hose properly. With how often we use the … Continue reading May 26 2020 Meeting

4/28 & 5/11 2020 Meetings

April 28 meeting: The April 28th meeting was sparsely populated, as we were deep in the swing of the COVID-19 effort to “Flatten the Curve.” May 11 meeting: As we picked up with regular meetings again, the WFPD received more personal protective equipment (PPE) as part of the overall efforts to keep our first responders … Continue reading 4/28 & 5/11 2020 Meetings

Pinnacle Propane After Action Meeting

In response to the Pinnacle Propane incident, an After Action Meeting took place at Benton County Central Dispatch. In attendance were representatives from Benton County Emergency Management, Central Dispatch, Sheriff’s Department, Warsaw Police Department, Warsaw Fire Protection District, and the Mayor of Warsaw. Concerns discussed included the safety of the residents and evacuation procedures, safety … Continue reading Pinnacle Propane After Action Meeting