Tonight is EMS training at 7pm.
Come get familiar with 149 new layout
We have updated response practices.
Chief Heims’ famous Corn Casserole Recipe:
1 box Jiffy corn muffin mix
1 stick butter, melted
1 C sour cream
16 oz or more frozen corn
salt, pepper, onion to taste
With Spring among us we will all start clearing debris. Please be mindful of how dry this it is.
This will be put on by none other than our very own Chris Lacey. He will be bringing the Hazmat vehicle with so we can review and tour the operational deployment and tools.
It’s that time again when we reset our sleep schedules and ensure our smoke detectors will wake us up in an emergency.
Use the guide below to help you test and replace batteries in your smoke detectors.
With growing numbers of vehicle accidents we will be hosting an additional Vehicle Extrication Training Saturday, March 10th, 9am – 12.
As a member, if you were not able to attend last September we implore you join us on Saturday to brush up on the skills and tools required for fast and safe extrication.
This training will be put on by none other than our own Brian Marak with ICFD!
Here’s a Training video from our last go around.
At Jefferson Monroe Fire department we are made of a wide variety of people and backgrounds. For those of you who have visited our facilities you have probably noticed the inspirational artwork in our upstairs entry and Weight room.
Both of these pieces have been commissioned by one of our own.
We want to introduce to you one our amazing first responders and talented artists.
Member since 2013 – 5 years
She is an EMT-B and works in Des Moines at Unity Point Health as a Respiratory Therapist-Neonatal/Pediatric Specialist/Adult Critical Care Specialist
Yes that’s right she lives in Des Moines and in her free times makes trips back to our district to be available to respond to calls.
See Interview below to learn more about Karen.
Fire safety videos with Firefighters!
Bring your kids and join us for a fun filled afternoon of popcorn, juice pouches, and videos!
The Jefferson-Monroe Fire Department would like to invite you and your family for a fun and educational afternoon learning about fire safety, watching animated videos, and interacting with our very own firefighters and EMT’s!
We hope to see you all there!
All kids must be accompanied by an adult. Please park vehicles up top at the station, thank you.
Recipe Spotlight – High Protein Pancakes – Brian Kiekhaefer
Prep time: 5 min
Cook time: 15 min