Thursday, July 19, 2012

Austin Fire Department on Facebook!

The Austin Fire Department is now on Facebook! You can find us at www.facebook/AustinFireDepartment. Be sure and "like" us!

Monday, July 16, 2012

Bowl for a Cause: Saturday, July 28, 2012

The Central Texas chapter of the National Forum for Black Public Administrators is holding its annual “Bowl for a Cause” event on Saturday, July 28 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Millennium Entertainment Complex. The AFD Executive Team will have a team competing. If you’re interested in putting your own team together, go to or contact Assistant Chief Doug Fowler at 974-0136 (

Friday, July 13, 2012

Playing with Fires Cookbook

See the flyer if you're interested in contributing a recipe. Deadline is August 1, 2012.

Friday, July 6, 2012

2012 Boots vs. Badges Blood Drive: July 8 - 14

The annual Boots vs. Badges blood drive competition between AFD and APD starts on Sunday, July 8 and runs through Saturday, July 14. You can find all the details here:

C'mon, people, roll up your sleeves and donate in honor of your favorite department! AFD took the trophy last year BY JUST ONE UNIT, so call your friends, family, and neighbors, and ask them to donate in honor of AFD! It's a friendly competition but the ultimate winner is The Blood and Tissue Center of Central Texas.