New fire chief announced
On December 12, 2014, The City of Calgary announced that Steve Dongworth has been appointed Calgary’s new fire chief and will begin this role January 1, 2015. Steve Dongworth has more than 35 years experience in municipal fire and emergency services. He joined the Calgary Fire Department in 1992, and was promoted to deputy chief in 2000. To learn more about The City’s new fire chief please check out his biography.
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Stay Safe for the Holidays!
To help Calgarians stay safe during the Holiday Season, the Calgary Fire Department is sharing important fire prevention and safety information in a new video. Please watch the video below.
Firefighter applications are closing soon
December 31, 2014 is the last day to apply to become a firefighter with the Calgary Fire Department in the current competition.
Our values of pride, professionalism, teamwork and respect guide our actions.
The Calgary Fire Department’s mission is to serve the community through excellence in fire prevention, education, protection and safety. With more than 1,400 men and women at 39 fire stations serving Calgarians, our primary services include:
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