Media Notice: Media Requests 7/23-8/1

GJFD PIOs will be out of town 7/23-8/1 for training. -All of our shift PIOs will be acting PIOs on the shifts they work if major incidents happen. -All media requests should go through dispatch at 970.242.2522. They will notify the Battalion Chief on duty of the request. From there the BC will be able to fulfill the media requests [...]

Media Notice of Press Conference: Debrief of Recent Fire Activity

On Wednesday, July 12th the Grand Junction Fire Department will host a press conference for members of the media to address the recent increase in fire activity in our community. We welcome all members of the media to set up between 11:00-11:20 in our Fire Administration Training Room located at 625 Ute Ave. We will [...]

GJFD Responds to Fire at Abandoned Building

Around 03:00 this morning the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to active fire spreading quickly at an abandoned outbuilding in the 2800 block of Orchard Ave. The fire was threatening an nearby abandoned apartment building. No one was injured, but the buildings did show signs of being used as a living space by transients. Large [...]