GJFD Now Issuing Burn Permits for Fall Open Burn Season

As of today, the Grand Junction Fire Department will begin selling burn permits for the Fall burn season. The burn permits are valid for open burning between September 1st and September 30th, 2017.  With the new Burn Ordinance passed by City Council, this open burning season and associated burn permits will differ from previous burn [...]

GJFD Working to Build Collaborative Community Healthcare

The Grand Junction Fire Department and Mind Springs Mental Health are teaming up to improve their collaborative efforts in tending to the mental health needs in Grand Junction. Recently, as part of that collaboration, GJFD offered training to Mind Springs employees at three separate detoxification facilities on the proper use of naloxone, commonly known as [...]

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 [...]

GJFD Responds to Residential Structure Fire on Vista Mar Dr.

  At 06:06 this morning the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire on the 2800 block of Vista Mar Drive.  The home owner was awakened by the sound of a loud bang coming from the attached garage.  Additional loud noises and the sound of smoke detectors prompted the home owner and [...]