GJFD September 11th Remembrance

On Wednesday September 11th people around our nation will gather together, share moments of silence, and serve their communities in remembrance of the events of the September 11th. The Grand Junction Fire Department and other Mesa County First Responders will honor the efforts of first responders on September 11th, 2001. Between 08:30 and 09:00, GJFD [...]

GJFD Competing in National Video Contest

The Grand Junction Fire Department is promoting the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute (FSRI) Close Before You Doze fire safety campaign that encourages everyone to close all doors in their homes each night before bed to save lives in the event of a home fire. Grand Junction Fire Department developed two creative videos with this [...]

GJFD Hosts Dedication of New Fire Trailer

Date: Wednesday, August 21, 2019 Time: 3:00pm Address: GJ Fire Department Station 1: 620 Pitkin Ave., Grand Junction, 81501 U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program provided an award of $433,000 in federal funding to purchase a mobile live-fire training unit for the Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control (DFPC). These federal funds will help the [...]

Fire at Main Street Business

At 9:45 AM the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to multiple calls from surrounding businesses and apartments reporting smoke in their building and an alarm alert for a fire in the 300 block of Main Street. When crews arrived on scene they found that everyone had safely evacuated the businesses and residences;  the heavy smoke [...]