Fire Danger Levels on the Rise in Sedona Fire District

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Earlier this week, Coconino National Forest managers increased the fire danger rating from “Moderate” to High.” Due to the decrease in fuel moistures and lack of rain in the forecast, forest managers have made the decision to elevate fire danger levels to high,” explains Jon Davis, Sedona Fire District Fire Marshal, “Fire conditions will likely […]

In 5 Hours, 2 Lives Saved by CPR in Sedona Fire District

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In a span of a little over five hours, two lives were saved by effective Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). Shortly after 7 p.m. Friday night and, again, shortly after midnight, Sedona Fire District firefighters and paramedics were called for a pulseless person not breathing. In both cases, CPR was performed until a pulse could be […]

Sedona Fire District Installs Smoke Alarms

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Do you have smoke alarms in your home? Do they work? Saturday morning firefighters from Sedona Fire District, in conjunction with the American Red Cross, visited 36 homes in the Sedona Shadows subdivision to ensure that not only did they have alarms, but that they actually worked. “I feel really good about what we accomplished […]

Sedona Fire District “Sound the Alarm” Campaign

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The American Red Cross is partnering with Sedona Fire District on “Sound The Alarm” Campaign. On October 14, 2017, we are teaming up with Sedona Shadows to install smoke alarms. With each visit, volunteers will ask to test or install smoke alarms. If the pre-existing smoke alarms need batteries, they will be replaced; or if […]

Afternoon Fire Destroys Workshop in the Village of Oak Creek

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Shortly after noon on Monday, October 9, 2017, Sedona Fire District was called for a shop on fire at 175 Sunset Pass Road in the Village of Oak Creek. “When firefighters arrived, they found a 1,000 square foot detached workshop completely engulfed in flames,” said Fire Marshal Jon Davis, “Fire crews worked quickly to contain […]

Open Burning Permit Season – Fall 2017

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Fall Burn Season Begins September 1st in Sedona Fire District Beginning September 1, 2017, the fall burn season will begin in all areas covered by the Sedona Fire District. A burn permit is required for all residential open burning. Permits may be obtained in person at Fire Station #1 located at 2860 Southwest Dr. in […]