All posts for the month November, 2017

Come see Santa and the Jefferson Monroe Firefighters as they help Santa find his way to meet all the kids of Swisher!

Parade goes from Jefferson street ending at the Kava house

• Kids Craft @ Swisher Bank

• Lighting of the Christmas Tree (Next to City Hall)

• Horse Drawn Carriage Rides
• Shop Local ‘n Social
• WILOS Cookie Walk @ City Hall

• Lighted Christmas Parade

• Visit Santa Claus @ Kava House

• Reindeer & Elves

City of Swisher Facebook Event

We wish you Good Luck on your final preparations and certification test on the 29th!

We are Proud of the Members of JMFD and their continuous achievements and hunger for improved safety and response to our community

We hope you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving.

Wondering what to do after thanksgiving with all that left over turkey?


Recipe Spotlight – Jack Freel – Turkey Tortilla Soup

Prep Time: 30 Min     Cook Time: 20 min
Keep Heated (Crockpot)


  • 2 Cups Diced or Shredded Turkey
  • 2 tsp Vegetable Oil
  • 1/4 cup Chopped Onions
  • (1) 2oz Canned Diced Green Chilies

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On this day we would like to thank those whom have dedicated their lives and time to the service of this great country. We here at JMFD are grateful and honored to be standing shoulder to shoulder with some of those whom have served. Whether in blue, green, white or red you are our brothers, sisters, neighbors and friends.

Thank you veterans!

We here at Jefferson Monroe Fire Department would like to extend our warmest of welcomes to Brian Platz with his new appointment as Chief of the North Liberty Fire Department.

We look forward to the support and insights both NLFD and Brian will continue for our adjoined communities