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Responsible for the upkeep of six stations and fifteen apparatus owned & operated by the 70 West FPA all while being one of the busiest volunteer fire departments in the county we have an outstanding staff & group of volunteers who take time out of their busy schedules to serve.
With strong leadership and the many exciting changes and advancements this past year we are preparing to take our services to the next level reaching new heights for our community.
It pays to be a member! It can be said that it is a myth that the fire department will not respond to your property if you are not a member. 70 West will respond to any emergency occurring within the district whether you are a member or non-member. 70 West subscribers receive the services free of charge.
REFLECTIVE ADDRESS SIGNS AVAILABLE! ARE YOU COMPLIANT WITH THE COUNTY ADDRESSING ORDINANCE? HELP US, LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT, EMS, AND YOUR FRIENDSLOCATE YOU MUCH FASTER!
MAILBOX SIGNS (Numbers Only) 2 sided - $10 for Members, $15 for Non-Members
SIGN UP A NEW MEMBERSHIP RIGHT NOW AND GET A FREE MAILBOX SIGN!
Mailbox signs are green & blue. If interested you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 501-767-8540. These are high quality metal reflective signs just like are used to label street names. You will not be disappointed. Contact us for yours today!
IS THERE A FIRE IN YOU?
If not us then who? Have you thought about becoming a volunteer? Come get your hands dirty with us! Contact us and find out how you can make a difference! DO SOMETHING GREAT FOR YOUR COMMUNITY! Were you created to be a part of the movement and do something great for others? Be a miracle for someone in their time of need. Make an impact! Get up and DO SOMETHING - VOLUNTEER! There are jobs for EVERYONE!
Must be at least 18 years of age and have a little time to attend training and respond on emergency calls and help out a fellow neighbor. Also, applicants will be subject to background checks and drug screening. All basic training can be obtained locally and it is a great way to get involved in community service and giving back to the area that you live in.
Don't think you can fight fire but want to help... WE NEED YOU TOO! Join our Fire Corps Division or Auxiliary! Have questions? Contact us and find out more! Click I WANT TO VOLUNTEER and get started on a new adventure today, tell us how you would like to get involved and DO SOMETHING!
pride, professionalism, dedication, community,
COMMISSIONERS MEETING @ 6:00PM, Station #2
A meeting of the Board of Commissioners. See Agenda.
FD TRAINING @ 6:00PM
Regularly scheduled fire training at 6:00p.m. at Station 2 , Because of Holidays other dates TBA
As of 10/04/2019 Update:
The Burn Bans have been lifted for both Garland and Hot Spring Counties.
The accomplishments of 70 West FPA are only possible through the ongoing dedication of each member and their commitment to our community.
A BIG THANK YOU TO OUR COMMUNITY FOR SUPPORTING US
AND VOTING FOR 70 WEST FIRE DISTRICT!!!
The July Vote to become a fire district passed with a total of 62.76% voting FOR! We want to extend our sincerest appreciation to our community members who in the months and days preceding the July Election helped with gathering signatures on petitions, making phone calls, getting information out, working the polls, and turning out to cast your votes! A vote FOR meant placing the dues on Real Estate Property Taxes paving the way to increase the participation of dues paying members from 41% to over 90%. More participation will provide the needed funds to update equipment, improve training, equip more firefighters and first responders, and allow the department the funds needed to work toward the ever continuing goals of providing better protection for the community and lowering the Insurance Services Office (ISO) Ratings for the area resulting in money back in the pockets of the homeowners with lower insurance premiums.. We will be working over the next few months to make the transition from 70 West Fire Protection Association to the newly formed District. We will share updates and information as soon as it's available. We will be holding a public meeting on November 4, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. Every qualified elector of the district is invited to come and elect the new Board of Commissioners. The meeting and election will be held at Station 2 at 2900 Airport Road, Hot Springs, AR 71913. We are again very grateful to the community and will keep you updated as we go through the next few months.
562 (62.65%) - For
335 (37.35%) - Against
897 Total votes cast
6 (75.00%) - For
2 (25.00%) - Against
8 Total votes cast
* Coverage area in HS County is very small.