PRESS RELEASE “Cupp named Greater Eagle Fire Protection District Chief” February 1, 2017 3:00 PM cupp-named-gefpd-district-chief Eagle, Colorado The Greater Eagle Fire Protection District would like to welcome Chief Doug Cupp to the position of District Chief. Cupp started his first day at the District on Monday January 30, 2017. Chief Cupp comes to Greater Eagle Fire Protection District with 24 years
Below is the transparency notice for the Greater Eagle Fire Protection District. 2017 Transparency Notice You may also find other legal notices at: http://gefpd.org/legal
A very large response this morning for crews in western Eagle County. Greater Eagle Fire responded as mutual aid with Gypsum Fire for a tanker rollover between Gypsum and Dotsero. This tanker was found to be actively leaking fuel which activated a response from Eagle County’s Haz-Mat team. The interstate is estimated to be closed for 7 hours while crews evaluate and contain
Ella Mobuerg, a 7th Grader from St Claire of Assisi cooked a great meal for us! This was for a community service project she elected to do just before her confirmation. We are very thankful for this great meal and C shift appreciated it! Thank You Ella!!! #randomactsofkindness 39.654251-106.823597
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