5. Enhance the safety, health, & wellness of personnel.
What's the mission statement?
The HFD shall provide for a safer community through prevention, preparedness, & effective emergency response.
What's the vision statement?
The HFD will progressively advance our training, equipment, and technology to meet the ever changing and evolving needs of our community while providing for the safety and professional development of our personnel.
What are the 4 divisions in the HFD organization?
1. Administrative Services Bureau
2. Fire Operations
3.Planning & development
4. Support Services
What are our guiding principles?
1. Fiscal responsibility
2. Emerging Technology
3. Growing Infrastructure and community development.
4. Expanding population of elderly communities.
5. Sustainable practices.
What are the phases in the strategic planning process?
Phase 1: Conduct Internal and External surveys to define the strategic plan.
Phase2: Study issues, formulate strategies and draft a plan.
Phase 3: Draft plan review and comment-completion of final draft
What are the HFD resources?
43- Fire stations
43- Engine companies
8- Quint companies
5- Ladder companies
2- Tower companies
2- Rescue companies
2- Hazmat companies
8- Rescue Watercrafts
What are the 5 strategic initiatives under initiative1(Enhance delivery of all-hazards emergency services to the community)?
1.1 - Improve fire suppression systems (1-3yrs)
1.2 - Broaden the rescue response system to inc. new technology (1-2 yrs)