"Notice of Regular Meeting Time Change."
SEFD's Board of Directors voted to change the time of the Regular monthly meetings from 6 p.m. to 9 a.m. effective immediately.
The day of the meeting will remain the 4th Monday of each month.
TO REPORT AN EMERGENCY CALL 9-1-1
Sonoita-Elgin Fire District is accepting applications – internal & external – for a total of three positions to include:
(1) Captain (FF/EMT minimum)
(2) Firefighter/EMS (EMT or Paramedic)
Major Arizona Incidents
Cellar Fire (Wildfire)
on July 17, 2019 at 6:09 am
The public can obtain additional information via the following:Fire Information 928-925-1111 (8am - 8pm)Prescott NF Forest Website: http://www.fs.usda.gov/prescott/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/PrescottNF Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PrescottNF/ Arizona Fire Restrictions: https://www.firerestrictions.us/az/ Local Ranger Stations: Bradshaw Ranger District, (928) 443-8000; Chino Valley Ranger District (928) 777-2200; Verde Ranger District (928) 567-4121Interactive Fire Map: https://maps.nwcg.gov/sa/#/%3F/34.2978/-112.2275/10Wildland Fire Data in Google Earth: https://wildlandfire.az.gov/node/7/before#MapFrequently Asked Questions: https://wildlandfire.az.gov/Fire Weather: https://www.weather.gov/fgz/FireWeatherDecisionSupport#Travel Information: https://www.az511.com/Yavapai County Emergency Management: https://www.facebook.com/YCOEM/ Regional Alert Information: […]
Newman Fire (Wildfire)
on July 17, 2019 at 2:36 am
The Newman Fire, a lightning-caused wildfire south of Upper Lake Mary, is being allowed to burn and consume dense forest fuels on the Flagstaff Ranger District. The fire was discovered July 11, it is approximately 215 acres (burning in a 22,130 acre planning area) and located about 3 miles directly south of Upper Lake Mary, southeast of the intersection of Forest roads 132D and 655. The fire poses no danger or threat to any residents or structures, but it is producing smoke visible to motorists along Lake Mary Road and can also be seen from Flagstaff. Firefighters are working today to prepare control lines for ignition operations planned for this upcoming week. Boaters and campers in the area should be aware of smoke impacts, which will increase as burnout operations are conducted. Campers should refrain from occupying areas south and southwest of Upper Lake Mary where burnout operations will occur. The public should use caution when recreating or driving in the Lake Mary corridor... […]
Sonoita-Elgin Fire Season – 2017
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