El Paso Fire Department to Hold Medal Day 2019 Ceremony

10/21/2019 4:36 PM
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October 21, 2019 News Release

El Paso Fire Department to Hold
Medal Day 2019 Ceremony

EL PASO, Texas – For over 130 years, the El Paso Fire Department’s brave men and women have demonstrated their willingness to serve others with their steadfast courage, selflessness, and bold commitment to pursuing a safer future for our community.

Each year, the Medal Day ceremony gives our organization the opportunity to reflect on and honor all that the EPFD members have done to pay tribute to their heroism, professionalism, and exceptional leadership in upholding the Department’s lifesaving mission.

This year’s Medal Day will take place on October 24, 2019 at the El Paso Zoo Events Pavilion located at 4001 E. Paisano Dr. The ceremony will begin at 6:00 PM. EPFD’s Firefighter and Civilian Employee of the Year will be named, members will be recognized for their lifesaving actions, and community partners will be recognized for their efforts to keep our city safe.

WHAT: Medal Day 2019 Ceremony
WHEN: Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 6:00 PM
WHERE: El Paso Zoo Event Pavilion – 4001 E. Paisano Drive, El Paso, Texas 79905

To learn more about the Fire Department and fire safety, the public is encouraged to visit elpasofire.org. Follow us on TwitterFacebook and Instagram for updates.


Media Contact: Enrique Duenas Aguilar
Fire Public Information Officer
(915) 317-8943