JUNE IS NATIONAL SAFETY MONTH

Observed annually in June, National Safety Month focuses on reducing leading causes of injury and death at work, on the road and in our homes and communities.

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Avra Valley Fire District News

CURRENTLY HAPPENING IN OUR DISTRICT

May 12th, 2017

April 2017:  Captain Beatty lead three weeks of Rope Rescue Training with agencies Avra Valley, Rural Metro, Mountain Vista, Drexel Heights, Pascua Yaqui, and Green Valley.  All students received their State certification.

April 26, 2017:  We welcome Firefighter Christopher Lee to the Avra Valley family!

April 24, 2017:  Congratulations to Assistant Chief Klein on successfully obtaining his Executive Fire Officer credentials from FEMA.  Well done !!

April 2017:   Avra Valley Fire District assisted with instructing  the IAFF Hazmat First Responder Operations Class for the Golder Ranch Fire Academy.   Avra Valley was given the opportunity to assist seasoned instructors to train new personnel in hazmat operation, as well as gain valuable experience learning how to instruct this material. Here are some picture of the practicals :  

April 8, 2017:  Avra Valley Fire District provided Easter festivities at the first annual Red Rock Spring Fling event.

March 2017:  Avra Valley Fire District was proud to participate in the Marana Founder’s Day Parade on Saturday, March 25.

February 2017:   Our Avra Valley Firefighters regularly participate in training exercises.  See our firefighters as they train for firefighting/rescue  in confined spaces..

Avra Valley Firefighters recently visited the Marana HeadStart Preschool and spent an evening reading with “Rocky” at the Roadrunner Elementary School.   Thanks for educating our community !!