Letter to the Community – Post-Slide Fire Emergency Preparedness Information

Dear Sedona Fire District Resident,

Since the Slide Fire occurred, there have been concerns regarding flooding as well as emergency preparedness.  In an effort to assist our community with these questions and concerns, Sedona Fire District has prepared a packet of helpful information.  In this packet, you will find information on:

  • Flood Insurance/Code Red Emergency Notifications/Rain Fall and Weather     Data/Emergency Numbers/Sirens
  • Emergency Communications Plan (2)
  • Animal Evacuation Planning
  • Homeowner Evacuation Planning
  • Elderly and Special Needs Evacuation (2)
  • Emergency Kit Checklist

All these documents can be accessed by clicking on the following link:

Post-Slide Fire Emergency Preparedness Information

If you have any questions regarding your emergency preparedness, please contact Sedona Fire District at 928-282-6800.

Respectfully,

Fire Marshal Gary Johnson

 

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NOTICE: Emergency Warning Siren TESTING on Thursday, June 26th at 2:00 PM

Attached below is a Press Release about this testing of the emergency warning sirens in Oak Creek Canyon this Thursday, June 26th at 2:00 PM. This will ONLY be a test.

Press Release-Siren Test OCC June 2014

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Post-Slide Fire Assessmentand Preparedness Update

Presentation of the Post- Slide Fire Assessmentand Preparedness Update.

Post-Slide Fire Assessmentand Preparedness Update

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Community Meeting on Post-Slide Fire Impacts – June 19th

Please read the Press Release attached below regarding a Community Informational meeting to be held by Coconino and Yavapai Counties, the City of Sedona, Sedona Fire District, U.S. Forest Service and other cooperating agencies at Sedona Red Rock High School on Thursday, June 19th from 4:00 to 6:00 PM. Thank you.

Press Release-Post-Slide Fire – Community Meeting June 19

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Letter to the Community – Information Post-Slide Fire

Please read the attached letter to the community from Fire Chief Kris Kazian.

Thank you!

Letter to Community #2 – Post-Slide Fire

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SFD Fire Inspector Kevin Sullivan Attends National Fire Academy

The Sedona Fire District is better prepared to fulfill its mission of service to the community, following a two week training offered by the U.S. Fire Administration’s National Fire Academy. Sedona Fire District Fire Inspector Kevin Sullivan was selected to attend two back-to-back courses offered at the NFA campus in Emmitsburg, MD. Please read the attached press release for more information 

05-10-2014 National Fire Academy – CRM Kevin

Kevin Sullivan receives Certification

Photo: Sedona Fire Inspector Kevin Sullivan receives a certificate for fire prevention management classes completed at the National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg, MD.  Photo provided courtesy of Charles Studio.

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Pink Fire Trucks headed for Sedona!

As part of a national Pink Heals Tour – Cares Enough to Wear Pink campaign, the Sedona Fire District and its partners will be hosting the Pink Fire Trucks on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 for a community hot dog lunch, visit to Cancer Centers of Northern Arizona – Sedona Campus, and Tlaquepaque. Please join us!

Pink Fire Trucks 2014

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Important Information: From Fire to Flooding – Post-Wildland Fire Awareness

Please read the important information below regarding the potential for post-wildland fire flooding in our area.

WildfireandFloodBrochure2011ADWRVersion1

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Sedona Fire District Proposed FY 2015 & Projected FY 2016 Budgets

Sedona Fire District Proposed FY 2015 & Projected 2016 Budgets

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What Firefighters Really Need… an Article from Arizona Daily Sun

Please read the attached interesting and informative article from the Arizona Daily Sun:

http://m.azdailysun.com/news/opinion/columnists/coconino-voices-what-firefighters-really-need/article_d80b4da2-e624-11e3-94af-001a4bcf887a.html?mobile_touch=true

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