The Pinos Altos Volunteer Fire/Rescue Department encompasses over 150 square miles of suburban, rural, wilderness, and wildland urban interface territory, and is protected by 4 Stations and one Sub Stations.

Our fully equipped stations are located in Pinos Altos, on Highway 15; on Wagon Wheel Lane north on Little Walnut off of Rt. 506; On Cottage San Road near Bear Mountain Road, and on LS Mesa northwest of Silver City.

Our Sub-Station resides in Dos Griegos off of North Swan Street,

Over 42 Volunteers operate 15 vehicles equipped for Medical EMS First Response,

Home/Structure protection and grassland or forest wildfire attack.

 

 

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2018

Emergency &

 Special Notices:

Grant County Fire Danger Level... High

Burning Permits may be issued in Silver City and 3 mile area around the city limits.

Please Call Central Dispatch (575-388-8840), for more information.

IMPORTANT

 

NOTICE:

All Officer and Departmental Meetings will be hosted on a quarterly basis

at Pinos Altos and Cottage Sans Road stations.

Jan., Feb., March   @  CSR Station#3

April, May, June   @  PA Station#1

July, Aug., Sept.    @  CSR Station#3

Oct., Nov., Dec.    @  PA Station#1

OTHER

IMPORTANT

NOTICES:

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Jan. 1st, Mon.

Happy New Year... Health and wellness to all our members & neighbors!

Jan. 20th, Sat.

8:00 AM - 16:30 - S130-190 Safety Refresher
...Counts towards Wildland Training Hours

Meeting at Grant County Conference Center - Near ACE

Jan. 27th, Sat.

8:00 AM - 16:30

Training/Refresher... 3 'H' Ranch - House Burn

...Counts towards Wildland and Structure Training Hours

Meeting at CSR Station #3

Feb. 7th, Wed.

9:00 AM  / PAVFR Officers Meeting.  (Wednesday prior to 2nd Monday Monthly)

Meeting at CSR Station #3

Feb. 12th, Mon.

6:00 PM (18:00) / PAVFR Dept. Monthly Meeting/Training. (2nd Monday Monthly)

Training/Refresher... Initial Attack Kit - Review/Discussion
...Counts towards both Structure & Wildland Training Hours

Meeting at CSR Station #3

Feb. 17th, Sat.

9:00 AM - 13:00 (1 PM)

Training/Refresher... Field Exercise / Water Supply
...Counts towards both Structure & Wildland Training Hours

Meeting at PA Station #1

Mar. 7th, Wed.

9:00 AM  / PAVFR Officers Meeting.  (Wednesday prior to 2nd Monday Monthly)

Meeting at CSR Station #3

Mar. 12th, Mon.

6:00 PM (18:00) / PAVFR Dept. Monthly Meeting/Training. (2nd Monday Monthly)

Training/Refresher... Scene Size-up - Review/Discussion
...Counts towards both Structure & Wildland Training Hours

Meeting at CSR Station #3

Mar. 24th, Sat.

9:00 AM - 13:00 (1 PM)

Training/Refresher... Hose Testing / PA Vehicles
...Counts towards Structure Training Hours

Meeting at Silver City's FD Station #2 on 32nd St.

Apr. 4th, Wed.

9:00 AM  / PAVFR Officers Meeting.  (Wednesday prior to 2nd Monday Monthly)

Meeting at PA Station #1

Apr. 9th, Mon.

6:00 PM (18:00) / PAVFR Dept. Monthly Meeting/Training. (2nd Monday Monthly)

Training/Refresher... Wildland Scenerio - Review/Discussion
...Counts towards Wildland Training Hours

Meeting at PA Station #1

Apr. 21st, Sat.

9:00 AM - 13:00 (1 PM) - S130-190 Safety Refresher

Training/Refresher... Hose Testing / CSR Vehicles
...Counts towards Structure Training Hours

Meeting at Silver City's FD Station #2 on 32nd St.

May 9th, Wed.

9:00 AM  / PAVFR Officers Meeting.  (Wednesday prior to 2nd Monday Monthly)

Meeting at PA Station #1

May 14th, Mon.

6:00 PM (18:00) / PAVFR Dept. Monthly Meeting/Training. (2nd Monday Monthly)

Training/Refresher... Portable Fire Extinguisher Use - Review/Discussion
...Counts towards Structure Training Hours

Meeting at PA Station #1

May 19th, Sat.

9:00 AM - 13:00 (1 PM) - S130-190 Safety Refresher

Training/Refresher... Hose Testing / WWL Vehicles
...Counts towards Structure Training Hours

Meeting at Silver City's FD Station #2 on 32nd St.

June 6th, Wed.

9:00 AM  / PAVFR Officers Meeting.  (Wednesday prior to 2nd Monday Monthly)

Meeting at PA Station #1

June 11th, Mon.

6:00 PM (18:00) / PAVFR Dept. Monthly Meeting/Training. (2nd Monday Monthly)

Training/Refresher... Brush and Mini Equipment Review - Review/Discussion
...Counts towards both Structure & Wildland Training Hours

Meeting at PA Station #1

June 19th, Sat.

9:00 AM - 13:00 (1 PM) - S130-190 Safety Refresher

Training/Refresher... Hose Testing / LSM Vehicles
...Counts towards Structure Training Hours

Meeting at Silver City's FD Station #2 on 32nd St.

July 4th, Wed.

9:00 AM  / PAVFR Officers Meeting.  (Wednesday prior to 2nd Monday Monthly)

Meeting at CSR Station #3

July 9th, Mon.

6:00 PM (18:00) / PAVFR Dept. Monthly Meeting/Training. (2nd Monday Monthly)

Training/Refresher... Ladder Use - Review/Discussion
...Counts towards both Structure & Wildland Training Hours

Meeting at CSR Station #3

July 21st, Sat.

9:00 AM - 13:00 (1 PM) - Water Shuttle
...Counts towards both Structure & Wildland Training Hours

Meeting at CSR Station #3

July 23rd, Mon.

July 24th, Tues.

17:00 PM - 13:00 (1 PM) - Emergency Vehicle Operation EVOC
...Counts towards Structure Training Hours

Meeting at PA Station #1

July 28th, Sat.

17:00 PM - 13:00 (1 PM) - Emergency Vehicle Operation EVOC - Field Exercise
...Counts towards Structure Training Hours

Meeting at PA Station #1

Aug. 8th, Wed.

9:00 AM  / PAVFR Officers Meeting.  (Wednesday prior to 2nd Monday Monthly)

Meeting at CSR Station #3

Aug. 13th, Mon.

6:00 PM (18:00) / PAVFR Dept. Monthly Meeting/Training. (2nd Monday Monthly)

Training/Refresher... Pre-Plans - Review/Discussion
...Counts towards both Structure & Wildland Training Hours

Meeting at CSR Station #3

Aug. 17th, Sat.

9:00 AM - 13:00 (1 PM)

Training/Refresher... Field Exercise / Low Angle Rescue
...Counts towards both Structure & Wildland Training Hours

Meeting at... TO BE DETERMINED

Sept. 5th, Wed.

9:00 AM  / PAVFR Officers Meeting.  (Wednesday prior to 2nd Monday Monthly)

Meeting at CSR Station #3

Sept. 10th, Mon.

6:00 PM (18:00) / PAVFR Dept. Monthly Meeting/Training. (2nd Monday Monthly)

Training/Refresher... Hazzards - Review/Discussion
...Counts towards both Structure & Wildland Training Hours

Meeting at CSR Station #3

Sept. 15th, Sat.

9:00 AM - 13:00 (1 PM)

Training/Refresher... PUMP Testing / All PAVFR Structure Vehicles
...Counts towards Structure Training Hours

Meeting at PA Station #1

Oct. 3th, Wed.

9:00 AM  / PAVFR Officers Meeting.  (Wednesday prior to 2nd Monday Monthly)

Meeting at PA Station #1

Oct. 8th, Mon.

6:00 PM (18:00) / PAVFR Dept. Monthly Meeting/Training. (2nd Monday Monthly)

Training/Refresher... Bunker Gear Use & Inspection - Review/Discussion
...Counts towards Structure Training Hours

Meeting at PA Station #1

Nov. 7th, Wed.

9:00 AM  / PAVFR Officers Meeting.  (Wednesday prior to 2nd Monday Monthly)

Meeting at PA Station #1

Nov. 12th, Mon.

6:00 PM (18:00) / PAVFR Dept. Monthly Meeting/Training. (2nd Monday Monthly)

Training/Refresher... SCBA Use & Testing - Review/Discussion
...Counts towards Structure Training Hours

Meeting at PA Station #1

Nov.  TBD

6:00 PM  (18:00)  - 20:00 (9:00 PM)

Training/Refresher... Whisky Creeks Propane Burn
...Counts towards Structure Training Hours

Meeting at... TO BE DETERMINED

Dec. 5th, Wed.

9:00 AM  / PAVFR Officers Meeting.  (Wednesday prior to 2nd Monday Monthly)

Meeting at PA Station #1

Dec. 10th, Mon.

6:00 PM (18:00) / PAVFR Dept. Monthly Meeting/Training. (2nd Monday Monthly)

Training/Refresher... Ropes & Knots - Review/Discussion
...Counts towards both Structure & Wildland Training Hours

Meeting at PA Station #1

 

 

 

 

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