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News and Recent Incidents

Notice of Special Work Session 3/20/18

 NOTICE OF WORK SESSION  Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.  PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Work Session of the Board of Directors of the Greater Eagle Fire Protection District (GEFPD), Eagle County, Colorado will be held at 785 Red Table Dr., Eagle County Paramedic Services, Gypsum, Eagle County, Colorado on Tuesday, March
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Now Hiring – Shift Captain – Application Period CLOSED

 This is a company officer level position that is responsible for the specific activities and daily operations of an assigned shift; to assist the training officer with training, conduct evaluations, and overall management of the shift; and to provide highly responsible and complex administrative support to a Division Chief and the Chief of the District.
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2018 Transparency Notice Posted!

See details for the Greater Eagle Fire Protection District 2018 Transparency Notice at: http://gefpd.org/legal
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Now Hiring – Part Time Firefighter – Application Period CLOSED

 The Greater Eagle Fire Protection District is accepting applications for Part Time Firefighter positions. Applicants will be applying for regularly scheduled year round work with fewer than 30 hours per week, 130 hours per month, or 1,560 hours annually.   Job posting and description is attached below. Applicants should include a letter of interest; a
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Now Hiring (1) Full Time Firefighter – Application Period CLOSED

 The Greater Eagle Fire Protection District is accepting applications for One – Full Time Firefighter position. Applicants will be applying for a shift Firefighter position with a 48 hours on and 96 hours off shift schedule.  The job posting and job description is posted below. Application packet to be sent to Kathy Lawn at: klawn@gefpd.org,
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Crew heads to Montana

Last night, Engine 9-3 with three firefighters deployed to a request for help in Montana. They are responding to help with a very large wildfire that is sweeping through the north eastern portion of Montana called the #LodgepoleComplex. This fire blew up to 200,000 acres yesterday and is expect to grow due to the high
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Annual Impact Fee Report

The Greater Eagle Fire Protection District collected Impact Fees in the amount of $2,825 from Eagle County, $6,585 from the Town of Eagle and $25,516 from the Town of Gypsum for a total of $34,926 for calendar year 2016. Those funds were added to the fund balance of the Impact Fund, which combined with prior year Impact Fees,
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Eagle Fire crew send help to Kansas

PRESS RELEASE Eagle Fire crew send help to Kansas 3/7/2017 2:20 PM Eagle, Colo. The Greater Eagle Fire Protection District is sending a crew of 3 firefighters and a tactical tender to the area of Dodge City, Kansas to help battle several fires in that area.  A call for assistance came in from the Grand
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Car Fire at Eagle Sinclair

Eagle, Colorado The Greater Eagle Fire Protection District was toned out to a motor vehicle fire Thursday evening around 7:15 PM at the Eagle Sinclair gas station, 131 E. Chambers Ave in Eagle, Colo.  Engine 9, Tender 9, and Battalion 9 responded and arrived on scene minutes later and found a single vehicle with flames
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Cupp named Greater Eagle Fire Protection District Chief

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
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