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To ensure the safety of our youngest citizens, car seats are inspected for proper installation by a Certified Passenger Safety Technician for FREE. These inspections take place at Station 85 (1050 Wilson Blvd., El Dorado Hills, CA 95762) by appointment only.

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Grab bars can decrease your fall risk! Equipment and installation are FREE for El Dorado County seniors and disabled residents with qualifying incomes. More details can be found on the flyer.

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The El Dorado Hills Fire Department is accepting applications for Director of Finance.  Applications for eligible candidates can be mailed or hand delivered to Megan Selling at the El Dorado Hills Fire Department, Station 85, 1050 Wilson Blvd., El Dorado Hills, Ca 95762.  The application deadline is Monday, April 13, 2015 at 1600 hours.

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The El Dorado Hills Fire Department is hosting an Emotional Survival Course on April 4, 2015 for Fire Personnel and Law Enforcement.  This course is based on the book by Dr. Kevin M. Gilmartin, Ph.D "Emotional Survival For Law Enforcement: A Guide for Officers and Their Families".  Click here for more details and/or to reserve your seats today!

The El Dorado Hills Fire District is currently accepting bids for a new Brush Truck.  Each bid shall be sealed and filed in the office of the Fire Districts Fire Chief on or before April 30, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. Bids will be opened on April 30, 2015 at 4:05 p.m. Please see the attached Request for Proposal and the Bid Specifications.

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EDHFD’s Board of Directors has authorized the development of a RFP to get proposals from qualified firms (Firm) for the design, engineering, installation, interconnection, monitoring, and operations and maintenance of the PV systems at its four stations. Please see the attached Request For Proposal for further details.

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The El Dorado Hills Firefighters' Association is accepting applications for their annual scholarship awards program. Applications for eligible candidates can be printed by following the link below.  Hard copy applications may be obtained at the El Dorado Hills Fire Department or through the Counselors at Oak Ridge High School and Ponderosa High School.  The application deadline is Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.

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A fire that occured last Tuesday on Barcelona Court spurs a Safety Message from our Fire Marshal and Firefighters.

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You are cordially invited to attend our Open House for the fire station located in Latrobe. Come and meet the Firefighters, tour the newly remodeled station and enjoy a barbeque lunch!

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Fire Prevention Specialist Walter Jukes retired from the El Dorado Hills Fire Department on Monday, December 29, 2014.  He has provided loyal, dedicated, and outstanding service to the El Dorado Hills Community and Fire Department during his six years of service.

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The El Dorado Hills Fire Department reminds you that a very dry Christmas tree can present a serious fire danger. It is best to remove your old Christmas tree before it becomes too dry.

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The El Dorado Hills Fire Department in conjunction with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve will be collecting new unwrapped toys for the TOYS FOR TOTS PROGRAM at all of our fire stations up to December 11th. Toys for Tots does not accept used toys, clothing, or food for the program.

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December is just around the corner and along with it comes a special visit from Santa, Mrs. Claus and the Elves.  Please be sure to Save the Date from December 15-20, 2014 for the 51st Annual Santa Run.  To find out if Santa is coming to a neighborhood near you and for more information, please visit the Santa Run webpage at www.edhfire.com/santa-run.

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The El Dorado Hills Fire Department would like remind the community to keep safe this Thanksgiving. Here are some fire safety tips from the National Fire Protection Association:

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The new Station 84 construction has begun. The estimated move-in date to the new station will be September 2015.

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Remember that with the time change, you should change the batteries in your smoke detectors!

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Insurance companies in California have been steadily adjusting their risk tolerance as a result of large losses that they have suffered from devastating fires. As a result, many insurance companies are cancelling or not renewing homeowner's insurance policies. For some residents, the insurance companies are requesting large vegetation clearances and rates are dramatically increasing.

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The El Dorado Hills Fire Department will be partnering with El Dorado Hills Rotary Club to do our Annual Smoke Detector Giveaway. We will be visiting White Rock Village Mobile Home Park offering to install and check smoke and carbon monoxide detectors and batteries free of charge.

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The El Dorado Hills Fire Department says goodbye to Battalion Chief John Niehues.  John Niehues dedicated 24 years of service to the El Dorado Hills Fire Department and community.  A flag ceremony took place on Saturday, September 27, 2014 honoring John and his years of service.

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