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Keep Your Holidays From Going Up in Flames!

Columbia Fire Department Offers Fire Prevention Tips for a Safe and Festive Holiday Season. For most of us, the holiday season represents a time for family festivities and good cheer. What few of us consider is that the holiday season is a time when there is an increased risk of home fires. Many households engage […]

Home Heating Safety

Home Heating Fires are the Leading Cause of Home Fires and Fatalities. As we are expected to continue with cooler temperatures over the weekend, Columbia Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins encourages the citizens of the City of Columbia and Richland County to use caution while heating your homes as some heating sources that comfort us […]


Don’t Let a Cooking Fire Ruin Your Thanksgiving Holiday Thanksgiving is a time of year for families and friends to get together, but as cooking is a major activity of this holiday it presents a greater risk of home fires. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), nearly four times as many home cooking fires occur […]

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#TheCFD assisting with Chanukah Menorah lighting for #ColumbiaSC Jewish community at Chabad on Decker Blvd #menorah #firefighters


TONIGHT at 7 p.m. join #FortJackson & the 282nd @USArmy Band for a #FREE "Home for the Holidays" concert at the @KogerCenter for the Arts. For tickets contact the Koger Center Box Office at 803-777-5112. #BehindTheScenes #FortJackson #TisTheSeason #VictoryStartsHere #RightHere


#TheCFD remembers today 1st #LODD Firefighter Daniel B. Carrington 12/141868. At 0900 all CFD Stations will be toned out & the following will be read so that each #Firefighter will know & remember one of our own who paid ultimate sacrifice #NEVERFORGET https://t.co/jXmYPrVywo

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We the Columbia Fire Department exists to protect lives, property and the environment through the enforcement of fire codes, presentation of comprehensive public fire safety education programs, the investigation of incidents of arson, and rapid, effective responses to and mitigation of fires, rescue incidents, hazardous material leaks, and natural disasters.


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