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AFD Offers Safety Help

Jan 16,2020

The Alameda Fire Department’s (AFD) Home Safety Program provides much-needed services to low-to-moderate income residents older than 62 and to the disabled of any age. The program provides and installs the required 10-year-maintenance-free smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

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AFD Fire Wire

Dec 20,2019

Wednesday, Nov. 13

False alarms: 11:23 a.m. 400 block of Central Avenue and 6:34 p.m. 1100 block of Harbor Bay Parkway, smoke detectors, unintentionally activated; 12:37 p.m. and 1:47 p.m. 400 block of Park Street, unspecified malfunctions.

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AFD Offers Safety Help

Apr 18,2019

The Alameda Fire Department’s (AFD) Home Safety Program provides much-needed services to low-to-moderate income residents older than 62 and to the disabled of any age. The program provides and installs the newly required 10-year-maintenance-free smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

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AFD Can Help Those in Need

Aug 09,2018

Alameda Fire Department’s Senior Safety and Accessibility program provides much-needed services to low-to-moderate income residents older than 62 and to the disabled of any age. The program provides and installs the newly required 10-year-maintenance-free smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

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Courtesy photo &nbsp&nbsp This sculpture will become part of a new memorial for Alameda firefighters who lost their lives in the line of duty.

Help Fund New AFD Memorial

Aug 02,2018

The Alameda Fire Department (AFD) is seeking financial help from the Alameda community to create a memorial for the department’s fallen firefighters. 

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Alameda Fire Department &nbsp&nbsp Alameda Fire Department’s Water Tender 2 awaits a call to service at the Ferguson Fire burning near Yosemite National Park.

Alameda Firefighters Remain at Ferguson Fire

Jul 26,2018

Two Alameda Fire Department (AFD) firefighters remain at the Ferguson Fire with Water Tender Two (WT-2). They are assisting in fighting the blaze burning in Mariposa County in the Merced River Canyon near Yosemite National Park. AFD Capt.

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Courtesy AFD &nbsp&nbsp Alameda Fire Department’s Water Tender No. 2 is helping fight the Ferguson Fire near Yosemite.

AFD Sends Tender to Ferguson Fire

Jul 19,2018

The Alameda Fire Department (AFD) sent a water tender to Mariposa County Monday, July 16 to fight the Ferguson Fire that has already engulfed more than 12,000 acres. 

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Courtesy AFD &nbsp&nbsp Alameda Fire Department’s Water Tender No. 2 is helping fight the Ferguson Fire near Yosemite.

AFD Sends Tender to Ferguson Fire

Jul 17,2018

The Alameda Fire Department (AFD) sent a water tender to Mariposa County Monday, July 16 to fight the Ferguson Fire that has already engulfed more than 12,000 acres. 

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Kitesurfer, 73, Drowns in Bay

Jun 07,2018

 

The Alameda County Coroner’s Bureau identified a man who drowned in the waters off Crown Beach on Friday, June 1, as 73-year-old Dr. Andres Caicedo. The victim, a surgeon from Walnut Creek, died while kite-surfing. Firefighters were called to Crown Memorial State Beach at 4:26 p.m. 

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