• Thirty-two Firefighters complete 18 week recruit school

    These 32 members will begin their firefighter careers this weekend as they report to their shifts.

  • Special Operations

    CFD Successful Trench Rescue January 18, 2016

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  • Aerial Operations

    CFD Ladder Company conducting aerial operations during tractor trailer fire.

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    The City of Columbia Fire and Police Department in front of the SC State House Circa 1914.  Special thanks to our friends at the Richland County Public Library for sharing this photo from their collection.

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Recent News

  • Columbia Fire Department Graduates Recruit Class

    Thirty-two Firefighters complete 18 week recruit school   Columbia Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins announced the graduation of 32 members of the Columbia Fire Department’s Recruit Class 16-0 during a graduation ceremony held last night, Thursday, January 12, 2017 at … Continued
  • CFD Awarded $1.3 Million Staffing Grant

        The grant will fund eleven firefighter’s salaries for Lower Richland Station 22 allowing the station to be fully staffed. Today, Columbia Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins announced during a press conference the award of $1.3 million SAFER Grant. … Continued
  • Emergency Supply Kit

    Be prepared for inclement weather for your home and your car with emergency supply kit.   Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins states the best way to battle inclement weather is to be prepared, whether it’s your home or car. To … Continued
  • Celebrating New Year with Fireworks

      Columbia Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins wants you to have a safe New Year by leaving the fireworks to the professionals such as during the Famously Hot New Year celebration on Saturday, December 31 in downtown Columbia. Chief Jenkins … Continued

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Columbia Weather

Tornado Watch

Issued:
4:43 PM EST on January 22, 2017
Expires:
10:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017

Lake Wind Advisory

Issued:
2:02 PM EST on January 22, 2017
Expires:
7:00 PM EST on January 23, 2017

Gale Warning

Issued:
2:30 PM EST on January 22, 2017
Expires:
1:00 AM EST on January 23, 2017
Thunderstorm
Sunday 01/22 80%
Thunderstorm
Thunderstorms. Lows overnight in the low 50s.
Chance of Rain
Monday 01/23 60%
Chance of Rain
Showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 63F. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Clear
Tuesday 01/24 10%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 68F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.

 

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