Friday, July 01, 2016

Fire News

Fire at Budget Host Inn Closes MN-55 Sunday Morning

Fire at Budget Host Inn Closes MN-55 Sunday Morning

At approximately 06:55am Sunday morning, Eagan Fire, Police and Mendota Heights Fire responded to a report of a fire in the roof of the Budget Host Inn at 2745 Highway 55 in Eagan. The original 911 caller worked for the hotel and reported that the smoke was heavy.

First arriving crews reported a working structure fire in one of the hotel rooms. Fire crews had to have Highway 55 closed for approximately an hour in order to get water from a   Read more...


2015 Fire Prevention Open House

2015 Fire Prevention Open House

 

In association with Fire Prevention Week 

The Eagan Fire Department invites you to attend:

 

 

Join Eagan Fire at our upcoming Open Houses:

  • Mon. October 5th, 6:00-8:00PM at Station 1, 3940 Rahn Rd.

  • Tues. October 6th, 6:00-8:00PM at Station 2, 1001 Station Trail

  • Weds. October 7th, 6:00-8:00PM at Station 3, Pilot Knob Rd.

  Scheduled Activities & Free Entertainment:

  • Live Demonstrations

  • Audience Participation

  • Fire Trucks

  • Fire Safety House

  • Fire Prevention Presentations

  • Fun for the whole family! Rain or Shine!

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Use Fireworks Safely, Better Yet Leave them to Professionals

Use Fireworks Safely, Better Yet Leave them to Professionals

The Eagan Fire Department, along with other Public Safety agencies throughout the state, urge the public to use fireworks with care; Better yet, leave fireworks to the professionals. Our friends at the City of Red Wing created this video and we're sharing it with you.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Dakota County Fire Officials Unveil Kitchen Fire Prevention Trailer

Dakota County Fire Officials Unveil Kitchen Fire Prevention Trailer

Fire education tool part of Dakota County first responders’
longstanding partnership with Flint Hills Resources

EAGAN, Minn. – The Dakota County Fire Chiefs Association unveiled its new kitchen fire prevention trailer at a demonstration yesterday outside Eagan City Hall.  The $30,000 trailer, which was donated by Flint Hills Resources Pine Bend refinery in Rosemount, will allow Dakota County fire officials to educate the public on how to prevent kitchen fires, the number one type of fire in the U.S.  At the demonstration,   Read more...


Resident Injured, Firefighter Treated Following Home Fire

Resident Injured, Firefighter Treated Following Home Fire

At approximately 4:33 p.m. on January 22, 2014 Eagan Fire was dispatched to a report of a possible structure fire at 2981 Lexington Avenue in Eagan.

The first arriving Fire Chief observed heavy smoke coming from the house and was informed by a neighbor that they thought the home was occupied by one person.

The first ladder truck crew did a primary search of the home and found a victim on the main level of the home. The victim   Read more...


Storm Debris May Not be Burned

With the recent storms, the Eagan fire department and Code Enforcement staff would like to remind residents to follow the City ordinance regarding recreational fires. Yard waste shall not be burned. This includes items such as green tree material, leaves, branches/trimmings, painted or stained wood such as damaged fencing or deck material, etc.
 
Questions or concerns regarding this issue can be reported to staff through the Citizen Support Center, you may remain anonymous.
 
Yardwaste debris such as tree branches, leaves, grass clippings, etc. can   Read more...


Early Morning Fire at Cherokee Sirloin Room

  • On October 9, 2011 at approximately 05:45 a.m. Eagan Police and Fire were dispatched to a report of a deck on fire at the Cherokee Sirloin Room at 4625 Nicols Road in Eagan. The fire was called in by a passerby that saw the deck fire.
     
    Arriving units discovered a two-story deck heavily involved with fire. Crews from Eagan’s five fire stations along with one unit from Burnsville Fire responded to the scene.
     
    Crews were able to contain the   Read more...