Destin Fire Control District

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  • 2018 Autism Awareness


    The Destin Fire Control District and it’s Employees are collecting donations in support of Autism awareness.  Show your support by donating and wearing an Autism Awareness T-shirt.

     –  Autism is a bio-neurological developmental disability which impacts the normal development of the brain.  Autism generally appears in children before the age of 3 and effects the areas of social interaction, communication skills and cognitive function.

    • Stop by the main fire station at 848 Airport Road, Destin to make a donation and mention “Creating Awareness for Autism” and you will receive a limited edition, Autism themed T-shirt (while supplies last.)  Please support our efforts by donating $20.00 or whatever you can give.

     

    All net proceeds count towards this fundraiser and will be donated to the Autism Spectrum on the Emerald Coast, Inc.. (Cash and check only please.  No credit cards)

     


    Learn more about how our local community is working to fight this disability:

    • The Autism Spectrum on the Emerald Coast, Inc. is a 501(C) 3 non-profit organization whose mission is to serve as the leading voice and resource of the local autism community. We are the area’s leader in raising community awareness while providing support for individuals with autism and their families through outreach opportunities, educational programming and providing inclusion opportunities within schools and the community. Click here for more information  –  http://www.asecfl.com/
    • The Emerald Coast Autism Center (ECAC) is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to educating and improving the lives of young children with autism in Okaloosa and Walton counties and surrounding areas.  Click here for more information –   http://www.ecautismcenter.org/

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  • Job Openings

    JOB OPENINGS

    Applicants must attend training academies, as well as complete a 550 yard or 500 meter swim in 10:00 minutes or less.


     

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  • Promotion Announcement

    The Destin Fire Control District announces the internal promotion of Bob Flynn and Trey Ward to the rank of Captain, and Ben Hartley to the rank of Engineer effective March 19, 2018.

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    We congratulate Captain Flynn, Captain Ward, and Engineer Harley on their accomplishment.

    This promotion will be formally announced at the next Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, March 13, 2018.


     

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  • Promotion Announcement – Battalion Chief

    The Destin Fire Control District announces the internal promotion of Jefferey D. Anderson to the rank of Battalion Chief on Tuesday, March 6, 2018.

    We congratulate Battalion Chief Anderson on his accomplishment.

    This promotion will be formally announced at the next Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

     

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Fire Statistics                   EMS Statistics

 

Jan: 82 Jul: 0 Jan: 167 Jul: 0
Feb: 70 Aug: 0 Feb: 173 Aug: 0
Mar: 56 Sept: 0 Mar: 231 Sept: 0
Apr: 0 Oct: 0 Apr: 0 Oct: 0
May: 0 Nov: 0 May: 0 Nov: 0
Jun: 0 Dec: 0 Jun: 0 Dec: 0
                Year To Date         208                 Year To Date  571
        2017:             920         2017:          2,224
        2016:             890         2016:          2,146
        2015:             819         2015:          2,147