The Greater Eagle Fire Protection District would like to wish everyone a Safe and Happy 2017! The district is estimated to finish off the year responding to just over 800 emergency calls in 2016. A wrap up of incident statistics from 2016 will be posted at a later date. Again, HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
Hockey Game – Live Music – Prize Drawings – Contests – Silent Auction Eagle County Emergency Responders vs. Pitkin County Emergency Responders Proceeds benefit the Eagle County Emergency Responders Fund and SpeakUp ReachOut FOR Event Details, visit EagleOutside hero-classic-sponsor-forms-2017
GEFPD Board of Directors are seeking a leader who will promote and engage in their vision… Vision Statement “We will continue to transform today’s fire and rescue service into a progressive, proactive, and professional service – a service that will exceed today’s demands and tomorrow’s needs”
Gypsum, Colo. – On Saturday, October 15, 2016 , at approximately 2:30 a.m. the Vail Public Safety Communications Center received a report of visible flames in the area of Trail Gulch in Gypsum, Colo. When emergency responders arrived on scene at 3730 Trail Gulch Road they found three structures fully engulfed in flames and threatening several other structures at this location. All three
Gypsum, Colo. – Early Sunday morning, September 18, 2016, smoke alarms awoke a Gypsum family allowing them to safely evacuate their home as fire spread quickly up the back of the house from the deck. The Vail Public Safety Communications Center received the call at 5:25 am and immediately dispatched the Gypsum Fire Protection District and the Greater Eagle Fire Protection District. Gypsum Fire Protection was first on
At approximately 12:30 PM, Station 9 responded to a report of a two car motor vehicle accident on Ute Creek Rd. Crews arrived on scene found two semi’s that had collided, with one going through the guard rail and nearly off the edge. Minor injuries were only reported. Ute Creek Road was closed for approximately two hours for the hazards to be mitigated
The Greater Eagle Fire Protection District would like to congratulate our newest members on being sworn in to their positions. Congratulations to Chief Kurt Vogel, Engineer Stuart Thompson, Firefighter Taylor Story, and Firefighter Ryan Gregor! Our members are proud to serve the citizens and visitors of Eagle and will continue to provide quick, courteous, and professional emergency service to our community! [Show slideshow]