Tag Archives: Model City Firefighter

Back in the Swing of Things

After somewhat of a hiatus from writing and posting for a number of reasons, I am working on getting some content flowing again on the website. I have had a few things going on in my career/personal life, and had ...

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Product Review: Blast Mask

BlastMask recently contacted The Model City Firefighter about completing a product review of their product. As any of my frequent visitors know, I recognize the importance of physical fitness in the fire service. Although I was not familiar with the ...

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Kingsport Firefighters Assist in Extinguishing Mulch Fire

On August 28th, firefighters in Kingsport, TN responded to a reported fire in a conveyor system at a business in the downtown area. Prior to arrival, an employee had discharged an extinguisher on the smoldering fire. Once crews arrived, they immediately begin investigating to ensure the fire was extinguished. Ladder 1's aerial device was utilized in accessing the source. Firefighters used additional extinguishers on the smoldering mulch. Crews remained on-scene and worked with employees to locate the source of the fire.

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Reflecting and Remembering

 This past week has been very busy for us here at ModelCityFirefighter.com. I have been in Detroit, MI, delivering equipment to the brothers and sisters with the Detroit Fire Department on behalf of the National Firefighters Endowment. While it is ...

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