say enough about our own volunteer fire department,
Station 99. As a remote community, our firefighters are
the first line of defense against natural and personal
If you dial 911, itís likely that the first person to
show up will be a firefighter who is also your
neighbor. Since our firefighters are typically first on
scene for whatever happens in the canyon, they often
assume incident command for many multi-agency responses.
incredible team of men and women are well trained in all
forms of disaster response, not just firefighting. They
meet weekly to hone their skills and also sponsor Fire
Explorer Post 128, a program for educating our youth in
these valuable skills.
When the mud flows close the
roads, firefighters are there cleaning up and making
sure everyone is safe.
When Mill Creek flash floods, their swift water rescue skills are put to the test.
We are fortunate indeed to have this team of dedicated individuals
serving our community, sacrificing their personal time to always be
there in times of need.
Station 99 has the Forest Falls Firefighter Association as their
fundraising arm. Their primary fundraising events are the Labor Day
Dinner and springtime pancake breakfast.
FFFA is an IRS 501(c)3 charitable not-for-profit association, EIN
40847 Valley of the Falls Dr., Forest Falls, CA 92339
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