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Posted on: April 25, 2022

Annual Testing of Dry Hydrants in the County to Begin on May 1st

Goochland County - Fire-Rescues Annual Testing of Dry Hydrants Begins May 1st

Goochland County Fire-Rescue and Emergency Services will begin their annual testing and preventative maintenance program for dry hydrants on May 1, 2022.

Dry hydrants in ponds, lakes, and streams throughout the county are a relied upon means of rural water supply to support fire suppression.

Trident Mobile Service, LLC will perform the testing, preventive maintenance, and inspections this year.   Y...

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Posted on: April 5, 2022

Goochland’s Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) to Hold Training Class Starting April 18th

Goochland CERT - 2022 Class

Do you know what to do in an emergency? If not, come join Goochland’s Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) for their FREE 22-Hour Training Class starting on April 18, 2022.

In an emergency, learn how to help yourself, your family, friends, and neighbors!  Examples of what you will learn including making a disaster kit, performing light search & rescue, and working as a team in an emergency.

Hosted by Goochland Co...

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Posted on: January 8, 2022

Goochland County Fire Rescue Responds to Shallow Well Road House Fire

Goochland Fire Rescue - Shallow Well Road - House Fire - January 8 2022 001

On Saturday, January 8th at 01:14 hours, Goochland County Department of Fire-Rescue and Emergency Services responded to Shallow Well Road in eastern Goochland for a house fire.

Engine 631 and Medic 630 from Company 3 arrived at 01:24 hours reporting a single wide mobile home with fire visible underneath and on the back side.   An offensive exterior fire attack was initiated and water was supplied from three tankers on t...

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Posted on: January 7, 2022

Goochland County Fire-Rescue Responds to New Town Road House Fire

Goochland Fire Rescue - New Town Road - House Fire - January 7 2022 001

On Friday, January 7th at 05:28 hours, Goochland County Department of Fire-Rescue and Emergency Services responded to New Town Road off Rock Castle Road for a house fire in southern Goochland.

The house fire was reported as being fully involved and possibly someone trapped inside.

A Goochland County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Sheriff arrived first on the scene confirming it was a working fire.  The first fire unit arrived on the ...

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