Tag Archives: Alachua County Fire Rescue

In The News: Clinton To Campaign In Florida, Alachua County Hopes To Add Ambulances, Orange County To Refund Tickets, Former Legislator Davis Dies, Alachua Schools Awarded One Million

By , and on May 19th, 2015 | Last updated: May 19, 2015 at 12:15 pm

Hillary Clinton To Fundraise In Florida Next Week – Clinton will attend two events in Miami, one in Orlando and another in the Fort Lauderdale area. These fundraisers will be the first official visits from Clinton as a candidate for the […]

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Fire Station Is First Building In Hawthorne To Get Solar Overhaul

By on April 1st, 2015 | Last updated: April 8, 2015 at 12:09 am

Alachua County Fire Rescue Station 25 will be the first county building in Hawthorne to be outfitted with solar panels. The station is one of 24 buildings determined viable for the county’s solar panel initiative, which seeks to cut energy consumption.

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Students Evacuate UF Chemistry Building Due to ‘Minor Leak’

By on January 21st, 2014 | Last updated: January 23, 2014 at 11:36 am

UF Students and faculty evacuate Leigh Hall after alarms sound and Gainesville Fire Rescue respond to the incident.

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Gainesville Emergency Response Drill Brings Agencies, Students Together

By on October 24th, 2013 | Last updated: October 25, 2013 at 12:27 pm

Every three years, Gainesville Fire Rescue and other agencies come together to simulate an emergency rescue drill that incorporates Santa Fe College students.

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Mold Outbreak Closes Alachua County Fire Rescue Station

By on October 9th, 2013 | Last updated: October 11, 2013 at 10:37 am

The Alachua County Fire and Rescue Station 19 on Southwest 43rd Street and Southwest 20th Avenue has been closed because of a mold outbreak.

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Alachua County Approved For New $500,000 Medical Ambulance Bus

By on October 4th, 2013 | Last updated: October 4, 2013 at 2:44 pm

Alachua County Fire Rescue now has at its disposal, a brand new, $500,000 medical ambulance bus, that will allow more patients to receive medical attention on-site, especially during large-scale accidents.

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New firefighting training facility opens at Alachua County high school

By on October 24th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:03 pm

On Wednesday, a new fire training facility opened at Loften High School. The new facility will provide more interaction between Alachua County Fire Rescue firefighters and students enrolled in Loften High’s Fire and EMS Academy.

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