The Valdosta Fire Department will kick off the annual “Give Burns the Boot” drive on Thursday, May 23rd, joining more than 100 other fire departments throughout the state of Georgia in raising money to benefit the Georgia Firefighters Burn... read more
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 3:52:00 PM
The Valdosta Fire Department will conduct a controlled house burn on Tuesday, May 28, from 8 am to 5 pm, at 613 New Hudson Street. The residence is located at the intersection of New Hudson St. and S. Fry St. off Lake Park Road.
The controlled... read more
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 12:12:00 PM
In August, the Valdosta Fire Department (VFD) will host its sixth annual Citizens Fire Academy designed to educate the residential and business communities about the services provided by the VFD, to increase fire and life safety awareness, and to... read more
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 12:05:00 PM
Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Jim Beck and VFD Chief Freddie Broome
On Thursday, April 4, Georgia Arson Control along with Georgia’s Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner, Jim Beck, sponsored a Firefighter Appreciation... read more
Friday, April 5, 2019 9:17:00 AM
The March 2019 Valdosta Fire Department newsletter is available for download from the City of Valdosta website.
This issue includes topics such as safety when handling smoking materials, such as cigarettes, pipes and cigars.
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 2:06:00 PM
The Valdosta Fire Department has moved its can collection trailer to a new location. The can recycling trailer was initially at Fire Station One, but has since been moved to the intersection of Woodrow Wilson Drive and Ashley Street. This move was... read more
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 8:10:00 AM
The January 2019 Valdosta Fire Department newsletter is available for download from the City of Valdosta website. This issue includes information about carbon monoxide.
Monday, January 14, 2019 10:43:00 AM
According to Georgia law, fireworks are allowed on New Year’s Eve from 10 a.m. until 1 a.m. The law bans people from igniting fireworks on roadways, right-of-ways, highways and within 100 yards of hospitals, nursing homes and prisons. Please respect ... read more
Monday, December 31, 2018 11:55:00 AM
The Valdosta Fire Department unveiled two new fire trucks on Dec. 21 that replaced both a 1993 and 2005 ladder truck in its current fleet at Stations 1 & 2. Both trucks needed to be replaced due to mechanical issues, age, dependability, and... read more
Friday, December 21, 2018 1:41:00 PM
On Thursday, December 20, 2018, The Valdosta Fire Department Citizen's Fire Academy Alumni Association received a six-foot stocking filled with toys from Direct Auto & Life Insurance of Valdosta. The stocking will be donated as part of the... read more
Thursday, December 20, 2018 4:37:00 PM