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Central County Fire & Rescue Easter Egg Hunt Saturday CCFR Community Outreach Volunteers to Host Free Community Event With 10,000 Easter Eggs Central County Community Outreach will host a free Easter Egg Hunt for children up to 10 years old on Saturday, April 20 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Fort Zumwalt East High […]

Central County Fire & Rescue (CCFR) has promoted two team members and added a firefighter/paramedic to its ranks. Eric Braatz, who has served the District since 1995, was promoted to the rank of captain of the B-shift at CCFR Fire Station #6 on Jungs Station Rd., after serving as an engineer for the past four […]

Central County Fire & Rescue (CCFR) opened a new Station #5 in early May 2019. The station is located at 3421 Harry S. Truman Blvd. in St. Charles. Construction began in August 2018.

A single sprinkler head prevented what could have been a catastrophic fire at the new Pure Apartments in the 4100 block of Pure Street in St. Peters, Missouri, which is still under construction. The fire started in a faulty heating and air conditioning unit and was discovered by construction crews at around 9:30 a.m. on […]

CCFR recently welcomed three new firefighter/paramedics to its ranks: Justin Gaffron, Kyle Handley and Robert Spencer. This marks another step forward in CCFR’s quest to enhance its capacity to provide advanced life support (ALS) emergency medical services to the St. Peters community.

The District continues to implement the community-created SAFE-T (Securing A Future of Excellence—Together) plan.

Central County Fire & Rescue (CCFR) firefighter/paramedic Chris Jones has been promoted to Deputy Chief Instructor with the St. Louis County Fire Academy.

Dreaming of your next vacation? Thinking of staying in a vacation rental (ie. Airbnb, VRBO, etc.) instead of a hotel? Before you make your reservations, make sure you read this first! A 2018 study published in the journal Injury Prevention found that many Airbnb properties lack basic fire safety features. According to the study, 20 […]

It’s time to spring forward and set your clocks one hour ahead — Daylight Saving Time begins at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 10! The changing of your clocks is a great time to take a few moments to check the batteries in your home’s smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors. Taking a few simple steps this weekend […]