News Flash

Posted on: August 4, 2022

Newton Fire Department Business Office Inaccessible Due to Construction

Due to construction near the entrance of the Newton Fire Department, our business office is inaccessible. 

Until further notice, we are re-directing all traffic that needs to visit our offices to City Hall if an in-person visit is necessary. Pleas...

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Newton Fire Department
Posted on: July 5, 2022

New Fire Engine Dedication

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A dedication ceremony took place on Friday, July 1 retiring the engine put into service in 1995 (Engine 51) and placing the new fire engine (Engine 2) into service. The morning featured bagpipe music and in firehouse tradition, the engine tires were spray...

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Newton Fire Department
Posted on: July 5, 2022

Summer Public Safety Youth Academy

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During the week of June 27th, the Newton Police and Fire Department hosted the first joint Summer Public Safety Youth Academy for students entering 5th-8th grade to learn about Police and Firefighters/Paramedics careers. Ten local youth participated in th...

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Newton Police Department
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Safety in Places of Public Assembly

Every day, millions of people wake up, go to work or school, and take part in social events. But every so often the unexpected happens: an earthquake, a fire, a chemical spill, an act of terrorism or some other disaster. Routines change drastically, and p...

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Newton Fire Department
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Bicycle Safety

As you might expect, when a crash occurs between a vehicle and a bike, it’s the cyclist who is most likely to be injured. Learn more from the NHTSA about bike safety.

Additional Info... Newton Fire Department
Posted on: October 29, 2021

Alert Iowa - Information When You Need it Most

When emergencies happen, be the first to know. Jasper County will use Alert Iowa to send official, real-time alerts to the public with information about potentially life-saving actions that you may need to take to keep yourself, family, and household safe...

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Newton Fire Department