Press Releases

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    CFD Firework Safety Public Service Announcement

    The Charlottesville Fire Department wants to remind the community that while fireworks may be legal and enjoyed in surrounding counties, ALL fireworks are illegal in the City of Charlottesville. Read on...
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    Canadian Wildfires Cause Smokey Conditions in the Charlottesville Area

    Smoke from Canadian wildfires is affecting the air quality in the Charlottesville area, as well as large portions of the United States. The Air Quality Index (AQI) in our area is in the range of 216, which is considered “very unhealthy”. Read on...
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    CFD Announces 2nd Annual Girls Fire and Rescue Camp

    The Charlottesville Fire Department is hosting its 2nd annual Girls Fire & Rescue Camp to encourage women to seek career opportunities in the fire service. Read on...
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    Charlottesville Fire Department (CFD) Responds to Propane Leak Near Kenwood Lane

    On Sunday, April 30, CFD responded to the area of Kenwood Lane for a reported propane leak. Upon arrival, responders located (2) 500-gallon propane tanks that were compromised due to a weathered foundation near the railroad. Read on...
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