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9/11 Remembrance 9/11 Remembrance
Thank you to those who joined the Orland Fire Protection District for the 2014 September 11th Remembrance Ceremony to honor those we lost on that tragic day 13 years ago. We will never forget.
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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
The Orland Fire Protection District shows its support for the efforts to raise awareness and funds for ALS through the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Watch the Chiefs take on the challenge.
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A Matter of Balance A Matter of Balance
The OFPD is offering a FREE! course to reduce fear of falling and increase activity levels among older adults. Participants learn simple exercises to increase strength and balance and more.
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Mission Lifeline Award Mission Lifeline Award
On July 23rd, the Orland Fire District received the Bronze Award for STEMI Care from American Heart Association: Mission Lifeline and acknowledged the lifesaving work of OFPD EMS with Unit Commendations.
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Heroin Awareness Meeting Heroin Awareness Meeting
The Orland Fire Protection District hosted a Heroin Awareness Community Meeting on July 15th, 2014. More than 100 parents and children were in attendance along with leaders in the Orland community.
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Annual Foundation Fundraiser 2014 Annual Foundation Fundraiser 2014
The Orland Fire Foundation’s Annual Fundraiser was held on May 15th. All funds raised through the Fundraiser went towards supporting a number of the Orland Fire Protection District’s community programs.
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Honor Guard Training Honor Guard Training
On April 18th the Orland Fire Protection District held State District 4 Honor Guard training at the CTC. The subject was pike poles and axes and union responsibilities for line-of-duty death.
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Unit Commendations Awards Unit Commendations Awards
Three Unit Commendation Awards were given to two of the OFPD’s crews at the Board of Trustees meeting on March 25th. Each was awarded for a cardiac arrest incident in which high-performance CPR was administered.
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Years of Service Recognition Years of Service Recognition
Congratulation to the employees who were recognized for their years of dedicated service with the Orland Fire Protection District at the Board of Trustee’s Meeting on January 18th, 2014. Thank you for your hard work.
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Chief Fire Officer Chief Fire Officer Certification
Congratulations to Battalion Chief Raymond Kay on receiving “Chief Fire Officer” certification. This program meets the requirements for OFSM certification at the newly established Chief Fire Officer level.
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Recent Awards & Commendations Recent Awards & Commendations
The Orland Fire Protection District is proud to announce Training Supervisor Lieutenant Dave Piper & Communications Supervisor William “Stuey” Neumann received top awards for 2013 in their fields of service.
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Welcome New Senior Advisory Council Welcome New Senior Advisory Council
The Orland Fire Protection District introduced the newly reorganized Senior Advisory Council (SAC), promising the new group will focus all its energies on the interests of the Fire District and needs of Fire District senior members.
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Final Firefighter Eligibility List Final Firefighter Eligibility List
After a lengthy and competitive process, the Orland Fire Protection District’s 2013 Final Eligibility List for Firefighters/Paramedics has been successfully approved by the Board of Fire Commissioners.
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Firefighter Remembrance Memorial Firefighter Remembrance Memorial
On September 14, 2013 the Orland Fire Protection District dedicated the new Firefighter Remembrance Memorial. The memorial was built by Eagle Scout candidate Kyle LaHucik.
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Swearing in of New Firefighters Swearing in of New Firefighters
The Board of Trustees, the Fire Commissioners, and Chief Ken Brucki of the Orland Fire Protection District welcomed 11 new firefighters to the Fire District on September 5th, 2013.
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