Ring in the New Year with these fire safety tips

Happy New Year!!! If you’re like many Americans, you’re starting off the New Year with a resolution to improve your health. As you work towards your resolution, consider one additional step to maintain your health: fire prevention. The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) and Limestone Fire are urging everyone to make 2016 a healthy and fire-safe…

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When you clean house for the upcoming holidays..

When you clean house for the upcoming holidays…don’t forget the smoke detector. Dust and bugs get inside and can cause it to “beep”.  Follow manufacturer’s instructions for cleaning to keep smoke alarms working well. The instructions are included in the package or can be found on the internet.  Cobwebs and dust usually can be removed…

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Thanksgiving cooking safety tips

The holiday season is here and did you know that Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires. The average number of home fires on Thanksgiving Day is normally double the average number of fires in homes all other days. Here are some cooking safety tips to make this a happy and safe Thanksgiving….

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Open Position for Paid Firefighter

Full Time Firefighter (Job Posting): Limestone Fire Protection District is accepting applications for the position of Paid Firefighter. HOW TO APPLY: Applications for the Paid Firefighter position can be obtained here (LFPD Application) or in person at Limestone Station #1 – 5262 East Highway 20, Claremore, OK. Applications are available in the Dispatch Office 8am – 5pm Monday…

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What’s your child’s school the emergency plan?

We’re only a few weeks away from National Preparedness Month in September. But for some students, school has already started or will be starting soon. Do you know what the emergency plan is at your child’s school? Ready has some questions you can ask and resources you can use to make sure your school is…

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August is Back-to-School Safety Month

With summer ending and Owasso and Collinsville Public Schools students heading back to school Thursday August 13th, drivers need to do their part to keep kids safe as they walk, bike, or wait for the bus. Whether you are taking your kids to school or just driving through a school zone, you can do your…

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Fourth of July Firework Saftey Tips

Fourth of July is approaching and for a lot of people that means it’s time to purchase fireworks.  But before you set them off, here are a few Recommended Safety Tips Obey all local laws regarding the use of fireworks. Know your fireworks; read the cautionary labels and performance descriptions before igniting. A responsible adult…

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Limestone placed its newest tanker into service.

Owasso, OK – Limestone Fire placed its newest tanker truck into service Saturday following a traditional housing ceremony dating back to the 19th Century. The ceremony involved wetting down the tanker with water from Ladder 1, wiping down the tanker, blessing the apparatus and pushing it into the station. The ceremony was attended by other…

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PUBLIC NOTICE TO BIDDERS

Limestone Fire Protection District Board of Directors, Claremore, OK, has authorized liquidation of surplus property by sealed bid. Item(s) offered for sale include: Bid forms and specifications: Bid No. 14-01 5 Ton 6 x 6 Truck Bid No. 14-02 Water Buffalo Trailer Sealed bid must be received by Friday July 11, 2014 5:00 PM. ….

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