Construction manager at-risk sought for Queen Creek Fire Station No. 4

The town of Queen Creek has issued a request for qualifications for a construction manager at-risk for Fire Station No. 4, on the northeast corner of Queen Creek and Signal Butte roads. RFQ paperwork is due at 3 p.m. Oct. 3 at the front desk at the town of Queen Creek Municipal Services Building, 22358 […]

Queen Creek firefighters save newborn puppy stuck in shower drain

Queen Creek Fire and Medical Department officials were successful in extricating a newborn puppy that was stuck in a shower drain. Engine 413 was dispatched at 9:15 a.m. June 30 to an “assist citizen” incident in the 18000 block of east Canary Way and arrived on scene at 9:16 a.m., Constance Halonen-Wilson, public information officer for […]

$407,105 modular building approved for temporary fire station, apparatus garage

A $407,105 modular building for an apparatus storage bay and a temporary fire station to serve the east side of Queen Creek was approved recently by the town council. Also approved for funding was $60,000 in well equipment for a separate project. “Funds have been identified within their line-item budgets as approved in the fiscal […]

Queen Creek fire, medical partner with program to aid teens

The Queen Creek Fire and Medical Department has partnered with UMOM New Day Center to become three of the four Safe Place locations in Queen Creek. UMOM is the lead agency for Safe Place, a national program, in Maricopa County. Safe Place is a community resource for those ages 12-17 available 24 hours a day. […]

Investments in Queen Creek Fire & Medical Benefit Residents and Businesses

The Queen Creek Fire & Medical Department is celebrating 10-years of service, and they have been quite busy ensuring they provide quality services to residents and businesses. In 2017, QCFMD opened a replacement station in Town Center, a new fire station in the northwest area of town and hired 15 firefighters. Each of the investments […]

Queen Creek Fire & Medical hosts event Jan. 27 to celebrate 10-year anniversary

  Meet your firefighters at a community event celebrating the Queen Creek Fire and Medical Department’s 10-year anniversary on Saturday, Jan. 27. The event will be held 9-11 a.m. at Fire Station No. 1, 20678 E. Civic Parkway. Attendees will have the opportunity to tour Fire Station No. 1, check out the various emergency vehicles, observe […]

Queen Creek Fire and Medical offers tips to keep the holidays safe

The holiday season is filled with festivities and cheer, from family meals to merry decorations, but many of the holiday traditions can be a safety hazard if not properly prepared. According to the National Fire Protection Association, home fires originate the most frequently in the kitchen. Additionally, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day are the three […]

Annual Queen Creek Kids Christmas Car Show and Toy Drive returns Dec. 9

Fundraiser to mix cars and good will while benefiting local families Expect more than 80 classic and vintage cars and plenty of good cheer when the annual Queen Creek Kids Christmas Car Show and Toy Drive returns Dec. 9 to Queen Creek. Now in its ninth year, the holiday car show and fundraiser will take […]

Ensure your smoke alarms are working properly this winter

  As the temperatures drop, people are beginning to turn on their heaters, cook on the stove more often, and use space heaters. With the increased hazards for house fires, it is the perfect time of year to ensure you have smoke alarms, and they are working properly. Location matters: Install smoke alarms in every bedroom, […]

Queen Creek Fire and Medical: Working smoke alarms, escape plan can save lives

Queen Creek Fire and Medical Department is joining forces with the National Fire Protection Association during Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 8 – 14, to urge residents to have a fire escape plan in place. Consider this scenario: It’s two in the morning. You and your family are fast asleep when you wake up to the smoke alarm sounding […]