VRFA BLOG

Read about current VRFA events, incidents and announcements.

Wildland Urban Interface Home Project – Week 6

It's the sixth week of our Wildland Urban Interface Home Project of the Week Campaign. Now that the outside of your home is ready, it's time to put an emergency plan together should you need to evacuate. Project: BE PREPARED. Have an emergency plan…

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NEW Regional Mobile Food Preparation Vehicle Inspection Program

CALLING ALL FOOD TRUCKS! WE HAVE SOME EXCITING NEWS! On June 1, we introduced a NEW Regional Mobile Food Preparation Vehicle Fire Inspection Program. This program intends to standardize fire inspections for food trucks and establish a program where…

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Wildland Urban Interface Home Project – Week 5

It is week 5 of our Wildland Urban Interface Home Project of the Week campaign. Week 5 Project: By now, you have probably had to cut your lawn at least once, if not more. As the weather gets warmer and drier, try to keep your lawn hydrated. If it…

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Aaron Martin is the VRFA 2020 Firefighter of the Year

Each year the VRFA recognizes a Firefighter and Fire Officer of the Year, plus awards a member who exemplifies one of the organization’s core values: selfless service, integrity, and grit. Recipients are chosen by their co-workers. Firefighter Aaron…

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Battalion Chief Bill Mack is the VRFA 2020 Fire Officer of the Year

Each year the VRFA recognizes a Firefighter and Fire Officer of the Year, plus awards a member who exemplifies one of the organization’s core values: selfless service, integrity, and grit. Recipients are chosen by their co-workers. Battalion Chief…

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Firefighter Jeremy Elliott Chosen for 2020 VRFA Grit Award

Each year the VRFA recognizes a Firefighter and Fire Officer of the Year, plus awards a member who exemplifies one of the organization’s core values: selfless service, integrity, and grit. Recipients are chosen by their co-workers.  This week we…

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