In the News
Seconds matter. We are glad our crews could respond in time to stop this fire from engulfing these two homes.
Reminder, please properly dispose of cigarette butts. They are the most common source of fires that start outside of homes. #yyc
Calgary fire officials are working to determine the cause of a large blaze that broke out inside a northeast home on Thursday.
Multiple fire stations from across the NE of Calgary responded to have enough firefighters to battle this difficult fire that was fed by strong winds. We send our condolences to the family that lost their two cats in this fire, and to everyone tragically impacted.
A man was taken to Foothills Medical Centre after he was rescued from inside a burning home in the northwest Calgary community of Ranchlands.
Water rescue season got off to a dramatic start in southwest Calgary on Friday when emergency responders swam through the waters of the Glenmore Reservoir to pull a man to safety.
In response to our letter writing campaign, in which there were over 3700 letters sent to elected decision makers, Calgary Firefighters are beginning to receive COVID-19 vaccinations as Medical First Responders in Phase 2C.
This will help protect the health and safety of the public, firefighters, and their families, while ensuring the fire department has enough firefighters on duty to respond to emergencies.