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Posted on: August 8, 2019

MONROE COUNTY FIRE RESCUE WILL HOST SECOND ‘HOT SHOTS’ TRAINING PROGRAM FOR LOCAL RESIDENTS

Fire Rescue Training Academy LR-W

The Monroe County Board of County Commissioners has approved a second Monroe County Fire Rescue “Hot Shots” program. The program is a free firefighting and first responder training for qualified Monroe County residents in exchange for ...

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

MONROE COUNTY FIRE RESCUE RESPONDS TO SHRIMP BOAT FIRE ON STOCK ISLAND

Shrimp boat on fire at Stock Island marina

Monroe County Fire Rescue was dispatched to a shrimp boat fire at Robby’s Marina on Stock Island on Tuesday, July 23 at 4:38 p.m. The area was cleared at 9:28 p.m. There were no injuries. The steel-hulled boat was in the process of being salvage...

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Posted on: June 25, 2019

MONROE COUNTY FIRE RESCUE INSTALLS ‘STOP THE BLEED’ KITS THROUGHOUT THE COUNTY

Monroe County Fire Rescue’s Gutierrez and Baird present the Sugarloaf School “Stop The Bleed” box th

Monroe County Fire Rescue mounted “Stop The Bleed” boxes at 13 locations throughout Monroe County this week in areas close to schools and parks

The boxes are mounted to utility poles located just outside of the “hot zone&r...

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

MONROE COUNTY FIRE RESCUE ADDS NEW LIFE SUPPORT EQUIPMENT AT KEY WEST INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

New Emergency Life Saving Equipment at Key West airport

Monroe County Fire Rescue Fire Station 7 added new Advanced Life Support equipment to its rapid response emergency vehicle at Key West International Airport. The new lifesaving equipment is on the Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) vehicle 207 that ...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

MONROE COUNTY FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDICS ARE RECOGNIZED AT FLORIDA KEYS EMS AWARD CEREMONY

Firefighter/paramedics receive awards at luncheon

Florida Keys Emergency Medical Service (EMS) paramedics and firefighters were recognized at the annual Florida Keys EMS Awards that took place April 2 at Florida Keys Country Club in Marathon. Monroe County Firefighter/Paramedics of the Year include Andre...
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