Fire Department news and updates
- Starting in mid-April, the Park Maintenance Division, Fire Department and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will begin their third season of working together through prescribed burning to restore native prairies, wetlands and park landscapes within the City of Bloomington.
- Firefighting on a minus six-degree day is cold business, but unexpected kindness warms hearts even in bad weather.
- D’Andre’ Williamson has been a Bloomington firefighter for nine months.
- Drake Dietz has been a Bloomington firefighter for 13 years out of Station 1.
- Steve Peterson has been a Bloomington firefighter for more than 29 years.
- Deputy Chief of Engineering and Operations Tim Barrett has been in his current position for nearly three months and a Bloomington Firefighter for 13 years.
This information about personal safety, community alerts, and other useful topics is provided by the Bloomington Fire Department.