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Bloomington Fire Department Presentation

The Bloomington Fire Department (BFD) was established as a paid department in 1900 and currently serves the community with 110 employees, located at 5 stations, responding to over 4,000 emergencies per year. BFD provides fire suppression, technical rescue, and emergency medical response capabilities to City residents and visitors, Indiana University, and surrounding communities.


This session will be be led by Tom Figolah, Fire Prevention Officer. The presentation will take place at the Bloomington Fire Department Training Facility on South Walnut Street.

Bloomington Firefighters at BFD HQ 2020
Tom Figolah, Fire Prevention Officer (2nd from right) and the crew at HQ in 2020.





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