Los Angeles County Fire Department marks a century of service

November 14, 2023
Los Angeles Fire Departmnet

Celebrating 100 Years of Dedication and Bravery

The County of Los Angeles Fire Department (LACoFD), in collaboration with the Los Angeles County Fire Foundation, is set to celebrate a milestone event—their Centennial Celebration.

This momentous occasion is scheduled to take place on December 7, 2023, at Universal Studios Hollywood, commemorating a century of unwavering service to the residents and communities of Los Angeles County.

Semi-formal event with distinguished guests and activities

The event, characterized as semi-formal, will be under the title sponsorship of F&A Federal Credit Union.

It will be an evening that not only honors the past but also looks towards the future of the Department. LACoFD Fire Chief Anthony C. Marrone, alongside ABC news anchor Phillip Palmer as the Master of Ceremonies, will lead the celebration.

The event will witness the presence of special guests, dignitaries, families, and friends, all gathered to pay homage to the Department’s enduring legacy and future aspirations.

An open invitation to celebrate Los Angeles County Fire Department history

The celebration is not just limited to the current and retired personnel of LACoFD. Community partners are also invited to partake in the festivities, which promise an enjoyable evening filled with dinner, dancing, and more.

This event serves as an opportunity to celebrate the rich history of the Department and pay tribute to the generations of fire service members who have dedicated their lives to protecting the community.

For those interested in joining this celebratory event, information regarding tickets and sponsorships can be found on the official website or by contacting the Public Affairs Section.

FSJA Comment

The Centennial Celebration of the Los Angeles County Fire Department is not just a recognition of a milestone; it’s a testament to a century of commitment, bravery, and evolution in fire and safety services.

The LACoFD has been a vital part of the community, providing not only firefighting services but also contributing to emergency medical services, rescue operations, and public safety education.

This celebration is a tribute to the men and women who have served with distinction and bravery, often under challenging and dangerous conditions.

It’s also a moment to reflect on the advancements in fire safety and emergency response, and the continuous effort to improve and adapt to the evolving needs of the community.

This event signifies the enduring spirit and dedication of fire service personnel, past, present, and future, in their mission to safeguard lives and property.

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