In light of the upcoming 4th of July holiday,and changing weather subsequent fires may be caused by these events. Bozeman Fire Fighters remind you to practice fire and fireworks safety. Fireworks in the city limits are illegal except for the ordinace listed below, remember the penalty for a first offense is a city ordinance violation and a fine of $100 to $500.
We wish everyone a safe and happy 4th of July/Independance day. We remind everyone do NOT delay emergency responders as fires can quickly outgrow your ability to extinguish, as well dial 9-1-1 for medical emergencies. Here are the rules for fireworks use per City of Bozeman code.
By KBZK.com Brooke Boone
A truck caught fire Saturday in Bozeman, spreading to a nearby garage (Photo: Shannon Buckland)
A truck fire that spread to a garage was quickly doused by Bozeman firefighters Saturday and a viewer caught it all on camera.
Shannon Buckland posted video to our KBZK Facebook page.
Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation® is celebrating the donation of much needed equipment to Bozeman Fire Department and Gallatin Gateway Rural Fire District with an equipment dedication ceremony to demonstrate the equipment’s use.
It's that time of year where firefighters across the country begin training and fundraising for the Annual Scott Firefighter Stairclimb, raising money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
There will be 26 Montana teams participating this year. Racing up the 69 flight of stairs of the Columbia Center in full bunker gear.
Something that sets Montana firefighters apart from their competitors at the annual Scott Firefighters Stairclimb in Seattle – an event that draws hundreds of firefighters from around the country and raises millions for cancer research – is heart.