Welcome to the Powell River Professional Fire Fighters' website! This site has been developed to promote awareness about Powell River's Professional Fire Fighters, the various programs we offer, and our drive to protect the citizens of Powell River.

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Join us as we celebrate 58 years of service in Powell River!

The Powell River Professional Fire Fighters Association, established Feb 10, 1958
(Check out our Dedication video to members past and present.)

Powell River Professional Firefighters were the opening act at the April Lyp Sync Battle and were proud to help support the local Girl Guides to raise $6500. Check out the video on our facebook page.

Thanks to your votes the Powell River Professional Fire Fighters' Charitable Society recieved $725 from Telus in their Fibre for Good program. Thank you.

With your generous donations, Rob Carriere's 20th anniversary re-launch of 'A Christmas Wish raised $4600 for Muscular Dystrophy.

In November our Charitable Society donated $6000 raised throughout the year to the BCPFFA Burn Fund Center building. With your generousity and the help of RBC, we managed to raise $2039.50 at our charity car wash at Safeway on June 6th 2015.


Click this link to view photos from the 2011 Fallen Fire Fighter Memorials in Colorado Springs, USA & Victoria, BC




Follow us on Twitter @IAFF1298 or follow the Powell River Professional Fire Fighters on Facebook.

 
Please check back often for the newest updates.
May 20 2016: News story added "Firefighters attend Town Centre Mall parking lot fire." Index and Charity updated on money raised.
Dec 6 2015: News stories added" Rob Carriere recalls joys of making music. Firefighters sprout whiskers for Movember. Crimestoppers Aug 26 2015."
Index and Charities: Added 'A Christmas Wish' and other monetary updates.
Aug 10 2015:
 News stories added "Quick action gives fire crews decisive win."
Index and Charities: Added TELUS Fibre for Good info.
June 30 2015: News stories added "Mechanical failure forces belly landing. Emergency simulations challenges agencies. Fire poses threat of spreading."
Apparatus and Stations: Engine 41 added and other housekeeping.
Facebook and twitter feeds linked.
May 18 2015: News story added "Fire Department assists in collection of sharps".
Charities: Oncology plaque picture added and price updated for reflective signs.
Stations and Apparatus: Updated new vehicle designation numbers.
Other housekeeping issues addressed.
Nov 25 2014: News story added "Quick Peaks Nov 19 Knockout Punch".
Nov 17 2014: FAQ: "Economic impact of firefighting" added.


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