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Chandler Fire Department News Releases

 
CFD receives grants for continuing Child Safety Seat Clinics
The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety has awarded two grants totaling $18,007 to the Chandler Fire Department. The grants will enable the Department to continue its Child Safety Seat Clinics program which gives parents and caregivers free car seat inspections and training to help ensure that the child safety seats in their vehicles are the right size and have been properly installed. More ...
  
Chandler Fire Dept. collecting holiday toys for local children
The Department’s annual Holiday Toy Drive returns this year to Chandler Fashion Center from 2 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, in a community-wide effort to provide thousands of disadvantaged children with a happier holiday. Anyone who donates a new, unwrapped toy at the Mall event will receive a ride in a Chandler fire engine.
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Fire Department to hold open house in central Chandler on November 23
CFD is holding a free open house for the public from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, at Fire Station No. 8 at 711 West Frye Road. The event is part of the Department’s ongoing efforts to educate residents about the services provided by Chandler Fire, and to share safety, fire prevention and emergency preparedness information with the public. More ...

   
Child Passenger Safety Week in Chandler
September 15-21 is National Child Passenger Safety Week and CFD is offering a free car safety seat installation and inspection clinic from 9 a.m. to noon on Sat., Sept. 21, at Chandler Regional Hospital. More ...

  
Rules covering the sale, purchase and use of fireworks
With Independence Day approaching, the Chandler Fire Department is reminding residents that while some types of fireworks are legal to sell and purchase at local businesses, they can be extremely dangerous and their use is restricted within Chandler’s City limits. More ...

   
Chandler Colors Kids Safe
The City of Chandler is offering its first ever Sprinkler’s Clubhouse coloring books free to children. The series of coloring books is being created to complement to the Sprinkler’s Clubhouse Video library, which educates children grades K-5 on fire and life safety issues. More ...
 
Drowning Prevention PSA Earns Media Award
The Arizona Parks and Recreation Association (APRA) awarded the Media Award to the City of Chandler for a Drowning Prevention video produced collaboratively between the Aquatics Division, Chandler Fire Department and Chandler Channel 11. The drowning prevention video appealed directly to the public by providing three easy steps to educate parents: Secure, Supervise and Train. The video was produced internally in a fire fighter’s backyard pool with several children and staff members. More ...
   
Chandler Fire Dept.'s offers car seat inspections, installations
Chandler Fire Department is offering parents and caregivers free car seat inspections and training to help ensure that the child safety seats in their vehicles are the right size and have been properly installed. More ...
   
Chandler Fire Chief Jeff Clark named Assistant City Manager
Chief Jeff Clark has been selected as the new Assistant City Manager. As part of the City’s goal of achieving further efficiencies, Chief Clark will continue to manage the Chandler Fire Department, while assuming the position of Assistant City Manager. As part of his new role, he will also now supervise the Community Services Department and the Neighborhood Resources Division. More ...
 
Steel from World Trade Center on display in FD lobby
The Chandler Fire Dept. recently received a section of steel from the ruins of the World Trade Center. The twisted, rusting 417-pound section of I-beam is almost 5 feet long, 2 feet high and 9 inches wide. It was given to the Department by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and it will be used to create a memorial to the events of Sept. 11, 2001, and those who lost their lives that day. More ...

Parent of Drowning Victim Urges Prevention in Ch. 11 Show
Chandler Channel 11 is airing the Eric Fritz Story on drowning prevention in an ongoing effort to encourage parents to be vigilant when their children are near water. More ...

Chandler rules covering the sale, purchase and use of fireworks
The Chandler Fire Department wants to remind residents that while some types of fireworks are legal to sell and purchase at local businesses, their use is restricted within the City limits. More ...
  
CFD seeks volunteers for neighborhood walk event to promote water safety and drowning prevention
Chandler Firefighters are asking residents to join them on Saturday, March 26, in a door-to-door campaign through local neighborhoods to share a message they hope will help prevent water-related tragedies in the community.  More ...
  
Chandler Fire Department Launches Drowning Prevention Campaign
In response to an unusually high number of drowning incidents in early 2011 involving infants and young children, Chandler Fire Chief Jeff Clark has announced a community-wide campaign to educate residents about the importance of direct and constant adult supervision of children around water. The campaign will include a series of neighborhood walks with volunteers and firefighters on March 26.  More ...
 
CFD presents Citizen Award of Merit to four individuals for their lifesaving heroism
On August 19, the Chandler Fire Department recognized three fellow firefighters and a nurse who were off-duty and responded quickly in an emergency to help a man who had collapsed at a middle school commencement ceremony in Chandler last May. More ...
     
Child drownings can be prevented with simple measures, supervision
In a special commentary, City Councilmember Rick Heumann and Fire Chief Jeff Clark remind everyone that supervision is the best way to prevent drownings and stress the importance of the slogan: “Eye to Eye to Supervise.” More ...
  
    
   

Chandler Fire Department Media Contact - PIO

Reporters and media representatives are asked to contact the Chandler Fire Department through the Public Information Officer:

Chandler Fire also has a Spanish-speaking media relations representative:

In addition, Chandler Fire receives media support from the City's 
Communications and Public Affairs Department:

Chandler Fire Department Special Events
  • Calendar of EventsVisit the Chandler Fire Calendar of Events
    for a list of upcoming 
    special events and activities.
Chandler Fire Department Photo Gallery
 

Picassa Photos
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Chandler Fire Department Streaming Videos

Chandler Cable Channel 11Here are some of the
Chandler Fire Department
videos currently online:

  • Streaming Video  Water Safety
  • Streaming Video  Pull to the Right
  • Streaming Video  Scenes from a Paramedic Class
  • Streaming Video  CFD Recruitment

You can also watch all episodes of 
Sprinkler's Clubhouse!