folsom fire department

Family escapes house fire

A family of six managed to escape a fire in their home because they were prepared, according to Folsom Fire Department officials. At 6:43 p.m. on Wednesday the Folsom Fire Departm ...

House fire hits Oak Avenue Parkway neighborhood

An observant UPS delivery driver may have helped keep a fire contained to just one structure. It started out as an average day for David Garrett until he drove by a home shortly a ...

Firefighters get burned by cost-cutting plan

Tightening of the fiscal belt in Folsom is forcing the Fire Department to essentially shut down one of its engines — and some fear that could put the public’s safety in jeopard ...

Fire department moves on budget saving strategies

As your fire chief, I appreciate this opportunity to inform the members of our community about the budget saving strategies we will soon implement and to assure residents that your ...

Folsom families face budget ax

Folsom hopes to close an $8.6 million budget deficit by eliminating 10 percent of its workforce, restructuring fire department operations, tapping into $4.7 million of unallocated ...