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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.

Train Hard!

Train True!

Train Often!

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.

Karen Spitzer
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.

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