News Flash

Posted on: November 22, 2001

CFD Fire Engine Headed to Sister City

Charlottesville Fire Department

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 22, 2021

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - The Charlottesville Fire Department is donating a fire truck to Charlottesville's sister city Winneba, Ghana.

The fire engine is a 2003 Pierce Quantum that was a critical part of the Char...

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Charlottesville Fire News
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Weekend Apartment Fire Claims One Life

Charlottesville Fire Department

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 22, 2021

Weekend Apartment Fire Claims One Life

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - An afternoon fire at a Carlton Ave apartment on Saturday, November 20th, claimed the life of one adult.  The Charlottesville Fire Departmen...

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Charlottesville Fire News
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Update: July House Fire that Killed Two was Accidental

Charlottesville Fire Department

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 10, 2021

July House Fire that Killed Two was Accidental

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA -Charlottesville fire marshals determined the house fire on Cherry Ave in July started by accident.

On Wednesday, July 21, 2021, the Charlottesville Fir...

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Charlottesville Fire News
Posted on: November 1, 2021

CFD Adds Drones to Response

CFD Drone

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 1, 2021

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - Charlottesville Fire Department adds Unmanned Aerial Vehicles to Response Readiness

The Charlottesville Fire Department added Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) to the department’s response capability...

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Charlottesville Fire News
Posted on: October 25, 2021

CFD Captains Graduate from Virginia Officer Academies

Charlottesville Fire Department

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 25, 2021

CFD Captains Graduate Virginia Officer Academies

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - Two Charlottesville Fire Department captains graduated from the Virginia Fire Officer and Virginia Chief Officer Academy last week.

Captain Lance Bla...

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Charlottesville Fire News
Posted on: September 8, 2021

CFD Publishes Annual Report

Charlottesville Fire Department

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 8, 2021

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - The Charlottesville Fire Department has published its FY21 Annual Report using ArcGIS Story Maps

The Charlottesville Fire Department has released its FY21 Annual Report using a web-based applicati...

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Charlottesville Fire News
Posted on: December 16, 2021

Charlottesville Fire Department Announces Captain Promotions

Charlottesville Fire Department Logo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDecember 16, 2021

Charlottesville Fire Department Announces Captain Promotions

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - For the first time in 165 years, the Charlottesville Fire Department (CFD) will promote four firefighters to the rank of Captain&nb...

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