Archives for 2016

GCFD Fuels Reduction Crew

Perhaps you have seen or heard our fuels crew out in the community recently. The guys have been working hard to mitigate the wild land fuels on several Groom Creek properties. If you or someone you know (even outside the GCFD) would like to have a … [Read more...]

The path forward

Beginning in November of 2015 The Groom Creek Fire District staff and Fire Board began the development of a 10-year Strategic Plan. At the March 1st meeting of the Fire Board, a final plan was adopted. The plan uses some financial assumptions that … [Read more...]

Thanks for the Support!

The overwhelming support from the Groom Creek community at last night's Fire Board meeting was a testament to who we are. Many questions were raised and answered with as much detail as possible. I hope that you had a chance to ask your question, but … [Read more...]

Tonight’s Board Meeting

We have received this "Press Release" (attached below) that is being circulated by some folks in the community calling for the resignation of the Board and the Fire Chief. They base their claim on a lack of fiduciary responsibility after receiving … [Read more...]

Donations FAQ’s

I have been asked to provide additional information about our request for donations and some of the background details that led us to the fundraising effort. The attached letter can also be found on our website at www.groomcreek.org/donate. I will … [Read more...]

Bingo Nights Return May 28th

It's that time of year again - time to get your Bingo on. Beginning Saturday, May 28th and then continuing every 2nd and 4th Saturday through August with the final Bingo night Labor Day weekend. Bingo starts at 6pm each night. As always, bingo cards … [Read more...]

1000 / $250 Fundraising Campaign

The Groom Creek Fire District is in need of 1000 of our residents and supporters to help us recover from the devastating effects of the poor economy. We are trying to raise funds voluntarily one time rather than increase taxes. Your one-time … [Read more...]

Pancake Breakfast and Firewise Day

This Saturday, May 7th is our annual Firewise Day and pancake breakfast. Breakfast will be served beginning at 8:00 with Firewise Day information beginning at 10:00. Cost is $5 for Adults and $3 for Children 12 and under and includes pancakes, eggs … [Read more...]

Firewise Day Pancake Breakfast

The Groom Creek Fire District will hold our annual Firewise Day and Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, May 7th at the Fire Station on Friendly Pines and Spur Lane. The event coincides with National Wildfire Preparedness Day where communities across the … [Read more...]

GCFD Mission Statement

Serving our community and our neighbors with dedication and compassion.