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  1. SMFD and PD Donated Funds to 5th Graders

    Travis Elementary School received a check from the San Marcos Fire and Police Departments to send all of the fifth-grade students to a summer science and nature camp in Cedar Park, Texas. Read on...
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    In Honor of Jana Green's Retirement

    Jana Green Day Proclaimed January 28, 2019 Read on...
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    Valentine Lunch at Mendez

    First Responders attended Valentine's lunch at Mendez Elementary School. Read on...
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    Fire Chief Les Stephens Appointed to One-Call Board of Texas

    San Marcos Fire Chief Les Stephens was appointed by Governor Greg Abbott to the One-Call Board of Texas, with authority over “Call Before You Dig” systems. Read on...
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    Stuffed Animal Donation to SMFD

    The San Marcos Fire Department received a donation of 30 new plush animals on December 19, 2018. Read on...
  6. Santa and Elf

    Successful Pancake Fundraiser for SMFD

    The San Marcos Citizens Fire Academy Alumni had an all you can eat pancake breakfast with Santa on December 8, 2018. Read on...
  7. Honor Guard

    Citizens Fire Academy Graduation

    Graduates from the 2018 class of the San Marcos Fire Department’s Citizens Fire Academy accepted their diplomas during the academy’s seventh graduation ceremony on November 5, 2018. Read on...
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    GIS Mapping in San Marcos Greenspaces Assist 1st Responders

    A park user broke their ankle on the Spring Lake Greenspace trail and first responders were able to locate the citizen quickly using an updated GIS map. Read on...
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    SMFD Wife Was Inducted into Women's Hall of Fame

    Engineer Richard Howser's wife, Aleene Howser, was honored at a ceremony for notable San Marcos women. Read on...
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    Kick-Off for Fire Prevention Month

    To kick off Fire Prevention Month, the San Marcos Fire Department held an Open House to teach about fire prevention with fun interactive events and demonstrations on Saturday, October 6, 2018, at Fire Station #5. Read on...
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    Domino's Pizza Was Offered for Free or Free Smoke Detectors

    Domino’s, located at 1290 Wonder World Drive, and the San Marcos Fire Department rewarded select customers who had properly functioning smoke alarms with a free Domino’s pizza! Read on...
  12. Sunshine Camp

    Sunshine Kids Camp

    San Marcos Fire Department volunteers with Sunshine Kids Foundation. Read on...
  13. Kistner Kelly 2018

    City Names New Fire Marshal, Brings Office Under Fire Dept.

    The City of San Marcos is pleased to announce the hiring of Kelly Kistner, a former assistant State Fire Marshal and fire forensics professional, as the City’s new Fire Marshal. Read on...
  14. CFAAA Donating Backpacks Resized

    Backpacks Donated to SMFD

    Citizens Fire Academy Alumni Association donated custom made backpacks for the fire department’s Junior Fire Academy Summer Camp program. Read on...
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    CIVIC Award Winners

    As part of National Public Service Recognition Week, the City congratulated the SMFD as the recipient of the City’s Quarterly CIVIC Award for their high level of selfless service & compassion during the Sutherland Springs shooting that occurred in 2017. Read on...