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About Us

Mountain Vista Fire District is a political subdivision of the State of Arizona.  Board members are elected from the community, with district funding through tax collections based on the assessed value of individual properties.  Read more...

IMPORTANT NEWS

MVFD's application process for Captains, Engineers and Firefighters is closed.

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Mission, Vision, Values

Our Mission:  "COMMUNITY FIRST."  Our Vision:  To be the accepted standard of excellence in the delivery of fire and rescue services.  Our Values:  Mountain Vista Fire District will be driven by Integrity, Partnership, Innovation and Service.  Read more...

Latest news and updates from Mountain Vista Fire District.

JOIN US...for our second annual Spring Open House, this Saturday, April 26th from 11 am to 2 pm at Station 610, located at 1175 W. Magee Road. The open house will give residents a chance to meet the firefighters serving their communities, ask questions about the District and its services, receive valuable fire prevention and life safety information (for all ages) and enjoy the food and fun!

The firefighters will perform an auto extrication demonstration from 1:30 pm to 2:00 pm, showing the use of the tools that are required to extricate a person or persons from a vehicle. Mountain Vista Fire District would like to remind drivers of all ages, do not drive while texting, do not drink and drive, wear your seat belt at all times and always use your child passenger safety seats! Mountain Vista Fire District takes pride in its commitment to those we serve. Our mission is “Community First”.

Welcome to the spring edition of "The Responder".  This issue features a message from CEO/Fire Chief Ed Wilkerson, Help Wanted - Fire Corps Volunteers, Firefighters in Action, MVFD hires two Battalion Chiefs, some very important pool safety information, CPR and fire extinguisher training classes, snake awareness, upcoming events, and more.  Spring 2014 Edition

Mountain Vista Fire District units responded at approximately 6:27pm to a motor home fire in the 11000 block of N. Camino Central. Twelve MVFD firefighters and two MVFD chief officers, assisted by one Rural Metro battalion chief and five additional Rural Metro firefighters arrived on scene at approximately 6:38pm and the fire was extinguished shortly after. The quick response prevented the fire from extending to the single family residence just 20’ away. The motor home was not occupied. There were no injuries to the residents or firefighters. 

The fire resulted in a total loss of the motor home and the fire is currently under investigation.

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American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR and Fire Extinguisher Familiarization Training now available.  For more information see Public Safety Education under the Services tab.

 

 

 

 

Mountain Vista Fire District has hired two new Administrative Battalion Chiefs. The Battalion Chiefs will play key roles in the coming months and beyond as the District moves forward in their shift from the vendor staffing relationship to a fully operational model that will occur on July 1, 2014. The new members were officially “Pinned”, by MVFD CEO/Fire Chief Ed Wilkerson and their family members, in a badging ceremony on Monday March 17, 2014. Chief Wilkerson, in remarks to the many family, friends and co-workers in attendance stated that “it is a pleasure to welcome to the District these two highly qualified fire service professionals who are ready to lead and mentor our workforce as well as serve our community today and into the future”.

Pictured left to right, Battalion Chief Michael Price and Battalion Chief Darin Reid.  Photo Gallery

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