Stories tagged with: ZFD

May 20, 2014 - 9:43am
1 year 49 weeks ago

Zanesville Fire Department continues its hydrant flushing on Wednesday. 

Hydrants will be flushed in the following areas:

  • Muskingum Avenue
  • Moxahala Avenue
  • Putnam Avenue
  • Woodlawn Avenue
  • Jewett Drive
  • Lake Drive
  • All side streets

Flushing will take place from 7:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.

Residents in these areas may experience discolored water and reduced pressure. It's advised to wait until after 4:00 p.m. for...

May 19, 2014 - 9:17am
1 year 49 weeks ago

The Zanesville Fire Department will be flushing hydrants on Tuesday.

The areas affected include:

  •  Pershing Road south to the City limits
  • Maysville Avenue
  • Arch Street
  • June Parkway and all side streets in the area.

 Flushing will be from 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM.

Residents in these areas may experience discolored water and reduced pressure.

It is advised to wait until after 4:00 PM, for the water to clear, before doing...

May 14, 2014 - 9:46am
1 year 50 weeks ago

The  Zanesville Fire Department will be flushing hydrants Thursday.

The following areas will be affected:

  • Pershing Road on the west side of Pine Street to the Railroad tracks
  •  Ridge Avenue
  • Brighton Blvd.
  • Dryden Road and all side streets in the area.

Flushing will be from 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM.
 

Residents in these areas may experience discolored water and reduced pressure. It is advised to wait until after 4:00 PM,...

May 12, 2014 - 7:46am
1 year 50 weeks ago

The Zanesville Fire Department announced a change in its hydrant flushing program. 

The fire department was scheduled to flush hydrants Monday, but due to weather that has been pushed back to tomorrow. 

The following areas will be affected:

  • Linden Avenue south of Sheridan Street,
  • Lee Street
  • State Street
  • Blue Avenue south of Adair Avenue
  • McIntire Avenue
  • Convers Avenue
  • Sunset Avenue
  • Roosevelt Avenue
  • ...
May 9, 2014 - 11:29am
1 year 51 weeks ago

The Zanesville Fire Department will continue flushing hydrants Monday.

The following areas will be affected: Linden Avenue south of Sheridan Street, Lee Street, State Street, Blue Avenue south of Adair Avenue, McIntire Avenue, Convers Avenue, Sunset Avenue, Roosevelt Avenue and all side streets in the area.

Flushing will be from 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM.
 

Residents in these areas may experience discolored water and reduced pressure.

It is advised to wait until...

May 5, 2014 - 4:50pm
1 year 51 weeks ago

A Zanesville home is destroyed in an afternoon fire at 103 Amazon Hill Rd.

Zanesville Fire Department officials say around 1 p.m. on Monday, they received a call of smoke coming from the roof of the home.Officials say the damage is severe and the house is most likely a total loss.

" There are a couple of rooms pretty heavily damaged and damage up in the roof and well into the attic. It's pretty light simple construction and it wasn't a real solid home to begin with, "...

January 15, 2014 - 3:55pm
2 years 15 weeks ago

A new fire fighting tool arrives in the early morning hours to its new home in Zanesville.

Three firefighters and a city maitenance worker drove the new fire engine all the way from Wisconsin to the Epply Avenue Station where it will be housed.

The new Engine 2, a 2013 Pierce Velocity Pumper, cost $480,000. The new Engine 2 replaces the current Engine 2, which has been in service for over 15 years.

"We had to repair the frame on it twice. The frame has gone bad a few...

January 7, 2014 - 7:04pm
2 years 16 weeks ago

While most of us spend only minutes outside in this weather, first responders are required to stay until the job is finished. For the Zanesville Fire Department, they make sure to take the proper precautions to avoid slipping, getting hypothermia or getting over exhausted.

"We try to rotate guys in and out just to keep them warm, when we go into a fire, we have a lot of water flowing and once we get wet and come outside in the conditions, then our gear freezes, we get cold easily...

October 4, 2013 - 6:50pm
2 years 29 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police and Fire Departments are kicking off Fire Prevention Week with a joint open house at the fire station.

The two organizations hope that the public learns what they are capable of doing for the community, where their tax dollars are going and gain knowledgeable information about fire prevention and crime at Friday's family outing.

"We've got our Jaws of Life we are demonstrating," said Fire Chief, Kevin Thomas. We are doing some repelling...

October 3, 2013 - 4:23pm
2 years 30 weeks ago

The Zanesville Fire and Police Department's want to show you where your tax dollars are going and they're inviting you to their Zanesville Safety Center Open House Friday afternoon.

"It's the kick-off to Fire Prevention Week so we wanted to open up the whole public safety center," said Lt. Doug Hobson of ZFD. "Next week throughout the nation is Fire Prevention Week so we just want to open up to all the public and let them come down and see what their tax payer money is...

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