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10/12/2016View FileFire Chief to Host Public Meeting on Renewals
 Fire Chief Jerry Tarleton will host a public meeting from 6:30 to 8:30PM to answer questions about two tax renewals on the November 8th ballot. The meeting will be held at St. George Fire Department headquarters at 14100 Airline Hwy.
6/13/2016   Public Hearing on Tax Millage to be held - Monday, June 13, 2016
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5/31/2016 View FileSt. George Graduates Ninth Fire Academy Class
 The ranks of the St. George, Prairieville and West Baton Rouge Fire Departments grew with the graduation of  twenty-three new firefightes in ceremonies held at Woodlawn Baptist Church.
5/5/2016 View FileState Fire Marshal Issues Warning about E-Cigarette Batteries
  After investigating several cases serious burns caused by lithium-ion battery explosions, the State Fire Marshal issued the following:
4/15/2016 View FileSt. George Fire Department Honored for Seatbelt Petition
 The National Fallen Firefighter Foundation has honored the St. George Fire Department for its 100% participation in the seatbelt pledge program.
3/10/2016 View FileThe St. George Fire Department and ITI Technical College are Supporting Wounded War Heroes April 1st fundraiser.
  Wounded War Heroes is a local volunteer organization. Its mission is for its volunteeers to share their love of the outdoors with veterans wounded in combat or otherwise disabled upon their reurn to "Sportsman's Paradise."
12/29/2015View FileHave a happy, healthy, accident-free, and fire-safe 2016.
  The St. George Fire Department wishes the Citizens of the District and everyone, everywhere a happy, healthy, accident-free, and fire-safe 2016.        
10/8/2015 View FileSt. George Fire Department Celebrated Family Day
  On Saturday, October 4th, the St. George Fire Department celebrated its first annual Family and Awards Day on the grounds of the Administration Facility.       
5/4/2015 View FileCitizens Pass Two St. George Fire Department Measures
  Taxes will fund construction and hiring more firefighters aiming to move Department to Class 1 status
4/6/2015 View FileMEETING REMINDER - April 14th at the Jones Creek Library
  The Fire Chief will meet with the public at 6:30PM until 7:30PM at the Jones Creek Library to answer any questions about the upcoming tax proposals.
4/6/2015 View FileMEETING REMINDER - April 15th at the Bluebonnet Library
  The Fire Chief will meet with the public at 6:30PM until 7:30PM at the Jones Creek Library to answer any questions about the upcoming tax proposals.
4/5/2015 View FileRIBBON CUTTING and OPEN HOUSE APRIL 18th
  Tour the NEW Administrative and Training Facility at 14100 Airline Hwy. 
11/28/2014View FileST GEORGE FIRE DEPT SANTA PARADES ARE COMING
  The annual Santa Claus Parades through the neighborhoods of the Fire Protection District with the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank and Christmas for Challenged Children are coming the first two weekends of December.
4/7/2014 View FileDOWNLOAD NATURAL GAS POWERED ELECTRICITY GENERATOR BID PACKET HERE!
 

Sealed bids are requested by the St. George Fire Protection District #2 for the purchase, delivery and installation (not including electrical or natural gas tie-in) of one (1) natural gas electricity generator Bid No. SGFPD-2014-001. Bids will be received by the SGFPD #2, 14141 Airline Hwy, Suite 1-H, Baton Rouge, LA 70817 until 10:00 a.m. CDT on May 12, 2014 at which time and place all bidding will be closed and all timely received bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.

5/16/2013 View FileSt. George Rescues Driver From Ward's Creek
 St. George Firefighters used their technical rescue training and skills to rescue a driver who had left the Roadway on Essen Lane at the Ward's Creek bridge.
12/21/2012View FileSt. George Fire Department DOES NOT make telephone solicitations
 The St. George Fire Department has no connection with a group that is calling asking people to buy concert tickets for the benefit of the fire department. We are very grateful to our public for their support through property taxes that fully support the fire department.
11/23/2012View File2012 St. George Santa Parades
  Every year the St. George Fire Department parades Santa through the subdivisions of the District with the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank and Christmas for Challenged Children..
10/16/2012View FileSt. George Renewal on November 6 Ballot
 

The renewal of a 4 mill tax that was first enacted in 1972 and renewed every ten years since then is sought.

5/14/2012 View FileBoard Meeting Scheduled to Set Millages
  A Board Meeting has been set for 5:30 P.P Thursday July 12, 2012 t5o review and set the 2012 millage rates.
2/6/2012 View FileSt. George Awarded Fire Act Grant
 Fire Act Grant to be used for purchase of driving simulator.
11/22/2011View FileSt. George Santa Parades
  St. George Santa Parades will visit your neighborhood soon.
11/17/2011  View William Shatner turkey frying video
 Shatner shares that he suffered burns and almost burned his house down.
11/10/2011View FileAntioch Road Fire Station Re-Opened
  The year-long, $911,000 expansion, re-construction and modernization of the St. George Fire Station at 7027 Antioch Road has been completed. An engine and a ladder truck are in service at their new home.
11/2/2011 View FileDaylight Saving Time Ends November 6
 When you roll the time back by one hour this weekend, remember to change your smoke detector batteries.
10/25/2011View FileLook for Firefighters in Pink
 St. George firefighters will trade their "Station Blues" for specially designed pink tee shirts as part of the "Cares Enough to Wear Pink" breast cancer awareness campaign. Tee shirts are for sale with proceeds going to Women's Hospital.
10/24/2011View FileThank You to our Citizens
 The voters of the District overwhelmingly renewed the three tax propositions on the October 22nd Ballot.
10/10/2011View FilePublic Meetings Called to Discuss Tax Renewals
 Meetings have been scheduled for the Bluebonnet Library at 6:30 p.m. on October 17th and the Jones Creek Library at 6:30 p.m on October 18th.
9/2/2011 View FileSand and Bags Delivered to St. George Fire Station on Seabord.
 Sand and bags are available at the St. George Fire Station at 1506 Seabord and four other locations throughout the parish.
7/12/2011 View FileSt. George Firefighters Battle Two Lightning Fires Only Five Minutes Apart.
 As thunderstorms rolled through the area, two separate house fires were started by lightning strikes only five minutes apart. No residents were home at the time. There were no injuries.
3/28/2011 View FileSt. George and EBR-EMS Conduct Demonstrations at Woodlawn High School
 Realistic automobile exdtrication demonstrations, complete with the removal of student "victims" from the wreckage, were performed for the student body of Woodlawn High School.
3/7/2011 View FileSpring Forward
 Don't forget to change your smoke detector batteries when you reset your clocks this weekend.  If the detector is over ten years old, it's time to replace it.
12/28/2010View FileSt. George Santa Parades Broke Food and Toy Collection Records.
 The results of the 2010 St. George Santa Parades show the 2010 effort to have been our most successful ever, breaking food and toy collection records.
11/26/2010View FileSanta Parades Are First Two Weekends of December
 

St. George partners with the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank and Christmas for Challenged Children, a local faith-based charity that works with seriously or terminally ill children.

6/13/2016 View FilePublic Hearing on Tax Millage to be held
 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Article 7, Section 23(C) of the Louisiana Constitution and La. R.S. 47:1705(B) that a public hearing will be held by the Board of Commissioners of St. George Fire Protection District No. 2 on Thursday, August 11, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. at St. George Fire Protection District No. 2 Headquarters, 14100 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70817

   

 

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