Vial of Life Program Proving Its Worth

The “Vial of  Life” Program recently started in Mesquite is already showing it’s tremendous value.  On a recent call, FF/Paramedic Colton Wood noticed the Vial of  Life sticker of a patient when they entered the home and they quickly found the vial wi … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire and Rescue: A Year In Review

The Mesquite Fire & Rescue staff has been incredibly busy this year with many calls, sometimes more than can be handled at once.  Below is a list of some of the incidents and moments of interest for the department.  FY 14 EPMG Grant-$35,000 … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics Dec. 22 – 28, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 12/22/2014 through 12/28/2014: Total Calls For Service: 42* 911 Transports: 18 Non Transports: 11 Inter-facility Transports: 10 Fire Related Incidents: 7 FIRE … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics Dec. 15 – 21, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 12/15/2014 through 12/21/2014: Total Calls For Service: 50* 911 Transports: 27 Non Transports: 15 Inter-facility Transports: 4 Fire Related Incidents: 4 FIRE … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Chief wishes you Happy Holidays!

Despite the position you hold, any time you’re the “new kid in town” you have a learning curve.  My first half year as Mesquite’s Fire Chief has had a few “bumps in the road”.  But the talent and unlimited potential that MFR has displayed made my tran … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics Dec. 8 – 14, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 12/8/2014 through 12/14/2014: Total Calls For Service: 58* 911 Transports: 23 Non Transports: 16 Inter-facility Transports:  13 Fire Related Incidents:  7 FIRE … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics Dec. 1 – 7, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 12/1/2014 through 12/7/2014: Total Calls For Service: 65* 911 Transports: 36 Non Transports: 16 Inter-facility Transports:  10 Fire Related Incidents:  4 FIRE L … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics Nov. 24 – 30, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 11/24/2014 through 11/30/2014: Total Calls For Service: 52* 911 Transports: 24 Non Transports: 14 Inter-facility Transports:  9 Fire Related Incidents:  5 FIRE … [Read more...]

Brush Fires Keep Fire Crews Busy Over Holiday Weekend

Two separate brush fires in the same area of Mesquite kept Mesquite Fire Rescue crews busy over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.  The first fire was Saturday morning just after 5am and was reported in the area of Great Divide Trail and Clark Street … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics Nov. 17 – 23, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 11/17/2014 through 11/23/2014:   Total Calls For Service: 44* 911 Transports: 15 Non Transports:  14 Inter-facility Transports:  11 Fire Related I … [Read more...]