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    CFD Ladder Company conducting aerial operations during apartment fire.

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    Fully involved structure fire.

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    Members of CFD completing Swiftwater Rescue training.

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    CFD Ladder Company conducting vertical ventilation operations.

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Recent News

  • Keep Fire Safety In Mind As College Classes Begin

    Some Simple Steps Can Keep College Students Safer From On-and Off-Campus Fires The beginning of a new term means classes, homework, sports, friends, and parties. With such hectic lives, students often do not pay attention to one thing that could … Continued

    Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins announced today that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and again the Columbia Fire Department is going pink in support of this campaign. CFD members that purchase a t-shirt will be wearing them on-duty during … Continued
  • Vehicle Safety During High Temparatures

    Columbia Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins encourages vehicle owners to use extreme caution to those operating vehicles with children in them. As we continue to experience high temperatures in City of Columbia and Richland County the Columbia Fire Department reminds … Continued
  • City Takes Steps to Help Citizens Stay Cool During Heat Wave

    In response to the record breaking temperatures the City of Columbia will take steps to assist the community in keeping cool. The City of Columbia Fire Department along with Parks and Recreation will set up misting stations in the following … Continued

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Columbia Weather

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Friday 09/04 20%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 94F. Winds light and variable.
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Saturday 09/05 20%
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Partly cloudy skies. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 89F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
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Sunday 09/06 50%
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Partly cloudy early. Scattered thunderstorms developing in the afternoon. High 86F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.



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