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Fire Department Welcomes Eight New Full-Time Career Firefighters

The Lakewood Board of Fire Commissioners along with Fire Chief Jonathan T. Yahr proudly announces the hiring of eight new full-time firefighters. The new firefighters were officially sworn in at a ceremony held on Monday, July 8th at Fire Headquarters. This momentous occasion marks the beginning of a new paid fire company for the district, […]

Lakewood Fire Department Conducts High Rise Operations Training at Local Construction Site

The Lakewood Fire Department successfully conducted a high-rise operations training session on June 18, 2024, at a building currently under construction at 1600 Avenue of the States, in Lakewood. This exercise provided an invaluable opportunity for our firefighters to hone their skills in standpipe system operations, ensuring that they are well-prepared for high-rise emergencies. The […]