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Colorado Springs, Memorial – Captain John R. Duff

Posted on September 20th, by dandyline in Ventura City Fire Department. No Comments

This memorial was built by the IAFF to bear witness to the courage, dedication, duty and sacrifice of it’s fallen members. We come here to honor what these brother and sisters did on this earth, and to memorialize their names for future generations. In Honor of Captain John R. Duff.



2013 VFD Award Ceremony

Posted on September 14th, by dandyline in Ventura City Fire Department, VFD Auxiliary. No Comments

On Wednesday, September 4, 2013, the Annual Awards Ceremony recognized individuals who have made a difference to the quality of service in the Ventura City Fire Department.

Pictured from top left with Chief McPherson are: 2013 Chief’s Award, Ventura City Firefighters Auxiliary; Firefighter of the Year, Mark Nielsen; Nancy Merman EMS Award, Grant Ellison; Greg Andrews Award, Tom Weinell; and Fire Prevention Employee of the Year, Laurie Hixon.



Movember Annual Fundraising Event

Posted on December 4th, by VFD Auxiliary in Fundraisers, Movember, Ventura City Fire Department. No Comments

We had a great time this past weekend honoring the “Best” and “Worst” mustaches on our departments men. This annual event lasts for the month of November (“Movember”) where the Ventura City Fire Department employees are encouraged to let their mustaches grow to raise vital awareness and funds for men’s health issues, specifically prostate and testicular cancer initiatives.

Congrats to this years winners in our various “Best/Worst/etc. Mustache” categories!



Fill The Boot 2013

Posted on December 4th, by VFD Auxiliary in Fill The Boot, Fundraisers, Ventura City Fire Department. No Comments

Thank you to everyone who came out to participate in this years Fill The Boot – A Benefit For Muscular Dystrophy. We raised a lot of money for a great cause and could not have done it without the support of the Ventura City Fire Department employees and their friends and family.

Visit our facebook page for photos of this event.