Cherokee Springs Fire District
201 Flatwood Drive
Chesnee SC 29323
Notice of public meeting
The Cherokee Springs Fire District Board of Commission will meet at the above location on April 12, 2021 @ 6:30pm for a scheduled business meeting.
Equipment for Engine 3
Audit information for FY2021
Chesnee Hwy property maintenance
Report and Updates:
Presentation of financial records
Request approval of Financial reports
Persons requesting to be placed on the agenda must submit written request to the
Board Chairman 10 days in advance to the above address.
Posted April 9, 2021 @ 8am CH
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Cherokee Springs Fire District201 Flatwood DriveChesnee SC 29323864-578-9651Notice of public meetingThe Cherokee Springs Fire District Board of Commission will meet at the above location on April 12, 2021 @ 6:30pm for a scheduled business meeting. AGENDAInvocationCall to Order - Chairman Jack DavisRequest approval of the posted agendaRequest approval of March 2021 MinutesOld Business and former Agenda Items Carried ForwardLadder updatePlatform updateNew Business &nbs...
Merry Christmas and happy holidays from your Cherokee Springs Fire Department!We've provided the following tips, courtesy of the National Fire Prevention Association, to provide useful information regarding winter safety.As a reminder, Cherokee Springs FD is proud to install smoke alarms for the residents of our fire district at no charge, courtesy of the American Red Cross.To request more information or schedule a smoke alarm install or inspection of your current alarms, please contact our ...
During the month of October, you may notice your CSFD firefighters in a different uniform. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we've gone pink to support those who have battled breast cancer and the family members who have experienced the secondhand impact of it. You may notice some of our members sporting a bright pink uniform t-shirt while they are out-and-about, serving our community. For more information on breast cancer, please visit nationalbreastcancer.org
Fire Prevention Week 2020 is October 4-10 and this year's theme is "Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen". Please take a moment to read over the points below:Cooking• Cooking is the leading cause of home fires and home fire injuries. Thanksgiving is the leading day for fires involving cooking equipment. • The leading cause of fires in the kitchen is unattended cooking.• Stay in the kitchen when you are frying, boiling, grilling, or broiling food.• If you are...
From Chelsea Norris' GoFundMe post:Tommy is a beloved husband, father, ‘Pop’ and is chief of Poplar Springs Fire Department in Spartanburg, SC. Recently, all of a sudden, Tommy had several consecutive seizures. After many days of testing, it was determined Tommy had a tumor on his brain. As he and his wife, Donna, navigated this new information, Tommy continued to experience seizures, slowing of his speech, and completely unrelated blood clot issues that resulted in many tests fo...
The South Carolina Forestry Commission has now lifted the burn ban previously issued on April 7, 2020. As always, be sure to check the SC Forestry Commission's website for state burn laws, guidelines, and tips before burning. You can visit the SC Forestry Commission's website by clicking here or at www.state.sc.us/forest/Below is the official statement from SCFC:
Cherokee Springs Fire DepartmentPublic Notice of Special MeetingMarch 3, 2020 at 6:30 PMMeeting will be held at Headquarters Station:201 Flatwood DriveChesnee, SC 29323 For the Purpose of: A RESOLUTIONAPPROVING A LONG-TERM CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT AND FINANCIAL PLAN FOR THE CHEROKEE SPRINGS AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Dwight M. Easler Sr., who served the community of Cherokee Springs for over thirty years as both a Volunteer Firefighter and a Commission Board member. Mr Easler Sr. served as a commission board member from 1994-2014. The following obituary article is provided by www.legacy.com (https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/spartanburg/obituary.aspx?n=dwight-m-easler&pid=195539103&fhid=7695): SPARTANBURG, SC - - Dwight Moody Easler, ...
COLUMBIA -- Gov. Henry McMaster has proclaimed March 2020 Prescribed Fire Awareness Month in South Carolina. A coalition of state, federal and non-governmental land management organizations under the umbrella of the South Carolina Prescribed Fire Council requested the proclamation to raise awareness of the essential role that fire plays in both the stewardship of our natural resources and the protection of lives and property. Prescribed, or controlled, burning is the skilled application of fire ...
Cherokee Springs Fire District201 Flatwood DriveChesnee SC 29323 Board of CommissionNotice:PUBLIC MEETINGFebruary 24, 20206:30 PM This meeting will be held at the Main Station located at 201 Flatwood Drive, Chesnee SC 29323 For the purpose of adopting a Resolution APPROVING THE INCURRING OF GENERAL OBLIGATION DEBT IN AN AMOUNT NOT EXCEEDING $5,500,000 AND AUTHORIZING A PETITION TO THE COUNTY COUNCIL OF SPARTANBURG COUNTY PURSUANT TO SECTION 6-11-830 OF THE CODE OF LAWS OF SO...
Christmas Fire Safety StatisticsIn 2004-2008, an estimated 1,170 home fires per year began with decorations, excluding Christmas trees. These fires caused an annual average of 8 deaths, 54 injuries, and $19.1 million in property damage.Christmas tree and holiday decoration fires result in twice the injuries and 5 times more fatalities per fire than the average winter holiday fire.On average, 260 home fires begin with Christmas trees each year, resulting in 12 deaths, 24 injuries and $16.4 millio...
Cooking is the leading cause of home fires and fire injuries. Ranges or cooktops cause 62% of home fires according to the National Fire Protection Association. Learn how to stay safe with these tips.Keep anything that can catch fire away from your stove top.Always unplug counter top alliances when not in use. Make sure you have, and test, GFCI receptacles in your kitchen to prevent shock and electrocution.Double check that everything is off when you finish cooking.Prevent fires by...
As Fire Prevention Week™ approaches, Cherokee Springs Fire Department reminds residents:Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!™ October 9, 2019 – The Cherokee Springs Fire Department is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®)—the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years—to promote this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Yo...
Cherokee Springs Fire District in Spartanburg County is accepting resumes for Full Time Firefighter positions: Minimum RequirementsNFPA Firefighter 1 NFPA Firefighter 2 (within 6 months)High School DiplomaValid SC Driver LicensesMedical First Responder / Class E or CDL / EVDT within 6 months Highly competitive Pay and Benefit package which includes:SC State Police Officer Retirement (PORS)Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Short- and Long-Term DisabilityEducation and Eval...
Universal Security Instruments Recalls to Inspect Smoke Alarms Due to Risk of Failure to Alert Consumers to a FireName of product: Battery powered smoke and fire alarmsHazard: The smoke alarms can have a misaligned internal switch causing the alarms to not activate properly, posing a risk of failure to alert consumers to a fire.Remedy: ReplaceRecall date: July 10, 2019Units: About 180,000Consumer Contact: Universal Security Instruments at 877-612-6955 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Frid...
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON THE ADOPTION OFTHE ANNUAL BUDGET OF THE CHEROKEE SPRINGSFIRE DISTRICT, SOUTH CAROLINA The Board of Fire Control of the Cherokee Springs FireDistrict (the “Board”), the governing body of the CherokeeSprings Fire District (the “District”) will hold a public hearingregarding the adoption of its fiscal year 2019-20 budget(the “Public Hearing”). The Public Hearing will be held inorder to comply with the requirements of Section 6-1-8...
Gaffney, SC, June 3, 2019: Last month, Broad River Electric Charities distributed $16,100 from its Operation Round Up® fund to local charities throughout its service territory. The recipients included organizations in Spartanburg, Cherokee, and Union Counties that support food banks, Christian youth camps, S.T.E.M. education and many other causes and initiatives.Organizations based in Spartanburg County that received funds were the Cherokee Springs Fire Department, Temple Education Min...
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Board Meetings start at 6:30 pm.
Meetings are held at the Fire Department Headquarters station located at 201 Flatwood Drive, Chesnee SC 29323
Agendas (and minutes) are posted at the department on the announcement / information board.
Jack Davis, Chairman
Thomas Boyer, Vice Chairman
Wesley Burcham, Secretary
Robbie Easler, Treasurer
Dean Franklin, Member
Jon Garner, Member
Gene Grigg, Member