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Posted on: July 14, 2020

Firefighter recognized for heroic rescue

Firefighter recognized

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Firefighter Nick Greene was recognized by Mayor Pitts and Fire Chief Freddie Montgomery Jr. for the rescue of a man from a burning home. 

Clarksville Fire Rescue was dispatched to a house fire at 613 Central Ave on May 29 whe...

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Clarksville Fire Rescue seeks job applicants

Fire Agility Test

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Clarksville Fire Rescue will accept applications for firefighters from July 10 to July 20. The application process was opened earlier in the year but because of the COVID 19 pandemic, all testing for new hires was put on hold. Indivi...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Fire Rescue welcomes 10 new firefighters

Recruit Class 01-20-9

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Mayor Joe Pitts administered the oath of office Thursday to 10 new Clarksville Fire Rescue firefighters.

Family members pinned badges on the uniforms of these new firefighters: Ethan Baggett, Daniel Darnell, Thomas Farst, Ryan Hamaker...

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Posted on: April 10, 2020

CFR’s Technical Rescue Trailer hits the road

Fire Trailer 2

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Clarksville Fire Resue’s new Technical Rescue Trailer made its maiden voyage early Tuesday morning, deploying to the scene of a vehicle extrication involving an individual trapped under a car inside of a home.


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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Fire Rescue sets up open-burning message line


CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. –  Clarksville Fire Rescue recently rolled out an automated phone message system to help Clarksville residents comply with open-burning regulations. 

Residents can now call (931) 645-7454 on the day that they ...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Fire Rescue donates $8,000 at Tickle Me Pink

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. –  Clarksville Fire Rescue firefighters and staff members concluded a drive to sell hundreds of black-and-pink T-shirts that allowed them to donate $8,000 to the YMCA’s After Breast Cancer (ABC) Program.

Clarksville Fire Chief F...

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

Bobby Nall promoted to CFR Assistant Chief

Bobby Nall

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. –  Clarksville Fire Chief Freddie Montgomery has named Bobby Nall as Assistant Chief of the Maintenance Division.

Nall, who was promoted from the rank of captain, joined the department in 1997 and has served in the Mai...

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Posted on: July 25, 2019

Application Period

Applications will be accepted between January 1 - April 30