Welcome to Jefferson Fire District
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Here to protect and service the community.
Welcome to Jefferson Fire District
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News and Announcements

Jefferson Community Center Indoor Park Group Tours the Fire Station

Jefferson Community Center Indoor Park Group Tours the Fire Station

Jefferson Community Center Indoor Park kids, parents and grandparents took a tour of the fire station on April 17, 2014.  Fire Chief Jon Zeilman talked to the kids about fire safety, stop drop and roll, and when to call 911.  Firefighter Nathan Werner showed the kids a firefighter suit and […]

by April 23, 2014 0 comments General
Captain Matt Jones presenting an engineer badge to volunteer firefighter Ryan Killion, while his wife Brittney Killion and Training Officer Louis Gisler observes.

Volunteer Firefighter Promotes to Engineer

At the January 7, 2014 Volunteer Firefighter business meeting Ryan Killion was promoted to an Engineer position.  Ryan has been a volunteer with the district since September 27, 2012.  He is also an EMT and works many shifts on the ambulance for the District.  As a volunteer firefighter there are […]

by April 23, 2014 0 comments General
Fire Chief Zeilman talking to the kids about safety.

Head Start Group Tours the Fire Station

Jefferson Head Start kids, parents and grandparents took a tour of the fire station on February 2, 2014.  Fire Chief Jon Zeilman talked to the kids about fire safety, stop drop and roll, and when to call 911.  The kids also got to see the fire engine rescue boat, and […]

by April 23, 2014 0 comments General
Scott Decker receiving a leather helmet for 15 years of service from Fire Cheif Jon Zeilman

Jefferson Fire District Honors Outstanding Service

The Jefferson Rural Fire Protection District honored their volunteer Firefighters, Ambulance Personnel, and Support Team Friday April 11, 2014 at a recent awards banquet which took place the Linn County Fair and Expo Center.  Approximately 90 fire district personnel and distinguished guests were in attendance.  Firefighter Taylor Mehringer received this […]

by April 23, 2014 0 comments General
Lyons’ Club Donates $500 towards the Jefferson Volunteer Food/Toy Basket Program

Lyons’ Club Donates $500 towards the Jefferson Volunteer Food/Toy Basket Program

During the Jefferson Volunteer Firefighter Business meeting held on Tuesday November 5, 2013 members of the Jefferson Lyon’s Club attended the meeting.  Allan Oakes presented a check in the amount of $500 to the Jefferson Volunteer Firefighters to be used towards this year’s 2013 Food and Toy Drive Program.   Their […]

by November 22, 2013 0 comments General