Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery- Daylight Savings 100 Year Anniversary The Columbus Fire Department reminds residents to change your smoke alarm batteries as you set your clocks for the beginning of daylight savings time this Sunday. Daylight savings time will begin at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 11, 2018. Clocks should spring forward from [...]
About miwilsonThis author has not yet filled in any details.
So far miwilson has created 9 blog entries.
The Columbus Fire Department announces an opportunity for young artists to create a fire prevention poster to coincide with year’s “Fire Prevention Week”. The Columbus Fire Department’s “ Fire Prevention Week” 2017 Poster Contest is an opportunity for area youth to create a fire prevention message through their artistic creativity. The theme of this year’s [...]
COLUMBUS FIRE DEPARTMENT EXTENDS APPLICATION PROCESS FOR EMPLOYMENT Due to a potential scheduling issue with obtaining a CPAT certification to apply for a firefighter position within our department, Columbus Fire Department has made the decision to extend their application process until 4:00 p.m. on October 6th This extension should allow for any individual wishing to [...]
Columbus Fire Department Media Release 8/23/17 Columbus Lowe’s Home Improvement Store Donates 30 Smoke Alarms to Fire Department The Columbus Fire Department received a donation of 30 battery powered smoke alarms from the Columbus Lowe's Store on Monday, August 21, 2017. The smoke alarms will be provided to families who are currently without working [...]
Columbus Fire Department Media Release 8/22/17 Columbus Fire Hires Three The Columbus Fire Department welcomes three firefighters, bringing the department to full staffing. Columbus Firefighters Chris Baker, Monty Ball and Ryan Hirtzel were sworn in by Columbus Mayor Jim Lienhoop, at Tuesday’s Board of Public Works and Safety meeting. Christopher Baker, 33 , is a [...]
Columbus Fire Department Media Release 8/14/17 Columbus Firefighter Medal Winner at World Police and Fire Games- Columbus Fire Department Battalion Chief Mark Ziegler brought home gold and silver medals after competing in the 2017 World Police and Fire Games. Battalion Chief Ziegler, a twenty year department veteran, traveled to Los Angeles, California to complete in [...]
The Columbus Fire Department is at full staffing after two firefighters were sworn in by Columbus City Attorney , Alan Whitted , at this morning’s Board of Public Works and Safety Meeting. These firefighters will under-go a department familiarization program as part of their on the job training. After completing this training program, both firefighters [...]
Spring Forward to Safety: Hoosiers Should Use Daylight Savings Time as Reminder to Check Smoke Alarms and Preparedness Kits. This is also a great time to review your home fire escape plan. Here are more smoke alarm tips to consider: Test all smoke alarms every month to ensure they are working properly; Purchase long-life smoke [...]
The Columbus Fire Department has joined Instagram. We are looking forward to sharing images of our firefighters working throughout the community. Follow CFD on Instagram.