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Posted on: May 9, 2023

Arvada Fire Collects National Recognition for Financial Reporting

Three members of Arvada Fire's finance team pose with two certificates recently received.

Arvada Fire recently received two awards for excellence in financial reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). 

The first recognition received from the GFOA was a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Repo...

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Posted on: April 4, 2023

Join the Youth Fire Academy this Summer

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Registration is now open for Arvada Fire's Youth Fire Academy, an interactive and educational camp held every summer for youth between the ages of 11 and 14 years. The camp consists of three consecutive half-days filled with activities. ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2023

Collaborative Agreement Signed Between Fairmount and Arvada Fire

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For Immediate ReleaseMedia Contact: PIO, 720-515-8667,

ARVADA, Colo. — Following a joint study session and comprehensive emergency response analysis, the Fairmount Fire Protection District and Arvada Fire Protection District ...

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Posted on: April 3, 2023

Wildfire Community Preparedness Day

A graphic of a home depicts the three zones of defensible space to mitigate wildfire risks.

How you can prepare to protect your family and home from fire

By creating defensible space, doing wildfire mitigation work, and performing routine maintenance around their homes, homeowners give firefighters and themselves the best chance to defend their p...

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Posted on: April 6, 2023

2022 Annual Report Published

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The Arvada Fire 2022 Annual Report has been completed and published.

Within the document, readers will find the Fire Chief's annual letter, incident data, financial information, annual accomplishments, and personnel highlights from the past year. ...

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Posted on: April 3, 2023

Chief's Update: April 2023

In each edition of the Arvada Report, Chief Mike Piper has an article called the Chief's Update.

The Chief's Update is a regular article by Chief Mike Piper in the Arvada Report, a bi-monthly newsletter published by the City of Arvada that's distributed to homes and businesses. View the Arvada Report webpage to rea...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: January 21, 2022

What It Means to Be a Class 1 Agency

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Arvada Fire has earned and retained two of the highest recognitions available to fire agencies, reflecting our commitment to keeping residents and businesses safe.

In February of 2021, Arvada Fire was awarded a Class 1 Public Protection Classification (PPC...

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