Officer Ortiz Memorial Bike Ride

The Officer David Ortiz Foundation is organizing a Memorial Bike Ride on October 26. Visit BikeReg.com to register. Registrations before October 11 are $50. Day of event registration is $60.

USAR Sim

Yesterday, crews from Station 5 and Station 11 to practice and hone their skills on Urban Search and Rescue. Photos by FF Gabe Trevino.

IAFF Peer Support Team

By FF Scruggs This week IAFF visited the El Paso Fire Department with their Peer Support Team. The IAFF Peer Support team was utilized to help out our Firefighters to cope with the events of August 3rd. It is very important that our firefighters have access to different types of care to help alviate the…

Condition 3 Fire at Flory Ave

This morning, EPFD crews responded to a Condition 3 Fire in an apartment building in Flory Ave. All the residents were evacuated safely and the fire was quickly contained. However at least 3 apartments suffered fire damage and all 10 of them suffered smoke damage. The fire is currently under investigation. 15 units and 42…

Texas Traveling Flags

Asst. Chief Carson wanted to share with you a very interesting broadcast that he found Fox San Antonio Some first responders from the Sutherland Springs massacre are the first to sign a Texas flag headed to El Paso. This flag is going on a long tour of the Lone Star State. @News4SA@KABBFOX29

Two new FSTs!

Be on the look out for these two new Fire Suppression Technicians FST Leonel Lujan Pumper 13 B Shift FST Elizabeth Morales Rescue 23 B Shift Good luck you two with your new assignments. Congratulations!

Health Assessment: Are You a Help or a Hindrance

Posted by AB Turenne on August 15, 2019 at 12:55pm View Blog  Health Assessment: Are You a Help or a Hindrance Far too often people find it to be much easier to Monday Morning Quarterback those around them while standing idle from the outside than it is to take a long hard look at what their reflection…

Reward Out of the Blue

Today downtown at San Jacinto Plaza I two of our IAFF Peer Support group Michael M. Kammerer, Captain I Los Angeles City Fire Department Los Angeles City Fire Department CA-TF1 Training Officer and John L Terrusa Firefighter/Paramedic  LAFD/Air Operations out of California. So while we are talking and Debbie from Katy, Texas approached us and…

Community Memorial Service

The City of El Paso is hosting a Community Memorial Service to reflect and remember the victims of the mass shooting and to offer a place of healing and support for the community. “El Paso is resilient and our region is going to come together to show that we will not be defined by this…

EPSO OFFERS FREE TICKETS TO FIRST RESPONDERS

EPSO’S The Music of ABBA Concert on Saturday, August 24 El Paso, Texas – The El Paso Symphony Orchestra Board of Trustees, music director, orchestra and staff are deeply saddened by the tragedy that took place in El Paso on Saturday, August 3.  We grieve with our community and especially with the victims of this…