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Structure Fire810 Gidget Trail04-18-2022 Call Received 1400On Scene 1406Control 1431Leaving Scene 1628 Campbellsville Fire-Rescue was dispatched to a report of a working garage fire. Upon arrival, fir...
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Structure Fire805 N Hoskins Avenue03-31-2022 Call Received 1743On Scene 1744Control 1746Leaving Scene 1821 Campbellsville Fire-Rescue was dispatched to a report of a possible house fire. Upon arrival,...
Tuesday, March 8th, 2022
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Quadplex Fire242 Arbor Lane03-08-2022 Call Received 1250On Scene 1253Control 1256Leaving Scene 1326 Campbellsville Fire-Rescue was dispatched to a report of a trash can on fire in a bathroom. Upon arr...
Sunday, February 20th, 2022
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Commercial Structure Fire Coltons Restaurant399 Campbellsville Bypass02-20-2022 Call Received 1019On Scene 1022Control 1033Leaving Scene 1110 Campbellsville Fire-Rescue was dispatched to a report of a...
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Saturday, June 5th, 2021
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Thank You, Campbellsville Taylor County for your generous donations!The total collected this year was $35,625.44. This has been a record year and the most money we have raised for the past 5 years.We ...
Tuesday, May 25th, 2021
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TO: Local Media and CommunityFROM: Chief TaylorDATE: 05-25-2021SUBJECT: Near Drowning at Green River Lake On Monday May 24, 2021 at 6:35PM off duty firefighter Cody Wood and his wife, Morgan, had just...
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TO: Local News Media FROM: Chief Taylor DATE: 02-19-2021 SUBJECT: FEMA Assistance to Firefighter Grant Award-COVID-19 Supplemental On Friday February 19th Campbellsville Fire Rescue received notifica...
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Training Center Established
Monday, March 9th, 2020

TO: Local Media

FROM: Chief Taylor

DATE: 03-09-2020

SUBJECT: New Training Center Established

On Wednesday March 4, 2020 construction crews with Affordable Drill Tower company completed construction of Campbellsville Fire Rescue Multipurpose Drill Tower. This training tower was part of a training facilities grant sponsored by the Kentucky Fire Commission. The total 100% grant was for $89,000.00.

This drill tower will allow our crews to have hands on training ground ladders, aerial ladders, victim rescue, fire hose advancement, fire department connections, standpipe valves, confined space and technical rope rescue training. This training tower will also qualify for Insurance Office Credit (ISO) to help Campbellsville lower its ISO class rating.

This tower is just over 40’ tall, 3 floors, 5 levels and is made of high-strength carbon steel. It also features a vertical ladder with safety cage, steel toe boards to keep hose lines and tools from falling off,

3 balcony’s/instructor platforms, window bail out prop, outriggers to increase the foot print of the tower with additional training space, removable floor to practice through-the-floor vertical rescue situations, and commercial/residential ventilation simulator.

The training tower was placed on new training center grounds located at 130 Trace Creek Drive in Campbellsville. The new training center location is located on around 1.5 acres of land and will allow for future expansion of training buildings and props to serve all emergency services and public works. This project was broken down into three phases. Phase I was securing the drill tower, drive way, parking lot, and perimeter fencing. Phases II-III may be completed in the next 2-4 years depending on if awarded additional grant funding.

The entire Fire-Rescue training center project has been a coordinated effort with multiple agencies. Campbellsville Fire-Rescue would like to thank the Kentucky Fire Commission for the support and grant award to build the drill tower. We would also like to thank the City of Campbellsville City Council, City of Campbellsville staff including Mayor Brenda Allen, City Clerk Cary Noe and City Engineer Blake Durrett for their planning and support of this project. Taylor County Judge Executive Barry Smith and the Taylor County Road Department support were critical for this project for the ground work preparation for the concrete training pad and the driveway/parking lot.

This training tower will serve the future and present volunteer and career firefighters that serve our area. We appreciate all the hard work and dedication of the Campbellsville-Taylor County Firefighters.

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Friday, February 25th, 2022
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See Full Article Here:USACE Civil Works Article
Saturday, June 5th, 2021
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Thank You, Campbellsville Taylor County for your generous donations!The total collected this year was $35,625.44. This has been a record year and the most money we have raised for the past 5 years.We appreciate all of the hard work from our crews and the community’s support.
Tuesday, May 25th, 2021
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TO: Local Media and CommunityFROM: Chief TaylorDATE: 05-25-2021SUBJECT: Near Drowning at Green River Lake On Monday May 24, 2021 at 6:35PM off duty firefighter Cody Wood and his wife, Morgan, had just launched their personal boat to enjoy the evening on Green River Lake.
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TO: Local News MediaFROM: Chief TaylorDATE: 02-19-2021SUBJECT: FEMA Assistance to Firefighter Grant Award-COVID-19 Supplemental On Friday February 19th Campbellsville Fire Rescue received notification from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) that our 2020 Assistance to Firefighters Grant ...
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TO: Local News MediaFROM: Chief TaylorDATE: 08-06-2020SUBJECT: FEMA Assistance to Firefighter Grant Award-COVID-19 Supplemental On Wednesday August 5th Campbellsville Fire Rescue received notification from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) that our 2020 Assistance to Firefighters Grant...
Monday, March 9th, 2020
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TO: Local MediaFROM: Chief TaylorDATE: 03-09-2020SUBJECT: New Training Center Established On Wednesday March 4, 2020 construction crews with Affordable Drill Tower company completed construction of Campbellsville Fire Rescue Multipurpose Drill Tower.
Thursday, March 5th, 2020
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TO: Local MediaFROM: Chief TaylorDATE: 03-05-2020SUBJECT: Grain Bin Rescue Tube Donation On Monday March 2, 2020 Campbellsville Fire Rescue received a donation from the Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation to purchase a grain bin rescue tube.
Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: 01-21-2020Media Contact: Chief Chris TaylorPhone Number: 270-465-4131E-Mail: chris.taylor@campbellsville.us Campbellsville Fire Rescue to Bolster Fire Prevention Efforts with FM Global Grant CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky.—Th...
Monday, December 9th, 2019
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TO: Local News MediaFROM: Chief TaylorDATE: 12-9-2019SUBJECT: 2019 Awards Banquet On Saturday December 7, 2019 Campbellsville-Taylor County Fire Rescue hosted our annual awards banquet. Below you will see a recap of all awards and notable achievements for the year 2019.
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TO: Local News MediaFROM: Chief TaylorDATE: 11-5-2019SUBJECT: Kentucky Emergency Management Search and Rescue Grant Award On Tuesday November 5th Campbellsville Fire Rescue received notification from the Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KYEM) that our 2019 Search and Rescue grant applicati...
Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
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TO: Local News MediaFROM: Chief TaylorDATE: 10-15-2019SUBJECT: Carbon Monoxide Safety With fall weather finally kicking in and cooler weather in place, we know people will be turning on their heating systems for the first time this season.
Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
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TO: Local News MediaFROM: Chief TaylorDATE: 09-24-2019SUBJECT: FEMA Assistance to Firefighter Grant Award On Friday September 20th Campbellsville Fire Rescue received notification from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) that our 2018 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) application had...
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