Prepare for Solar Eclipse in Collier County

Should I look? The short answer is no, not with your naked eyes. It can cause retinal damage. The eclipse will be visible in Collier County on August 21st from 1:30 p.m. until 4:20 p.m. It is never advisable to look directly at the sun and this solar eclipse will have...

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Summer is the peak season in Florida for lightning strikes

Locally, Orange tree is considered the National lightning capitol; it means the area has the most lighting strikes! When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors! Summer is the peak season in Florida for one of the nation’s deadliest weather phenomena – lightning. We’d like to take...

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Commercial Structure Fire

Just before 3 p.m. on August 11th, crews responded to a commercial structure fire on Trail Boulevard. Upon arrival smoke was showing, crews made their way inside the vacant building and found the fire was coming from inside the roof. The Collier County...

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The Case for Home Fire Sprinklers

Homes in Naples are missing an important fire prevention tool. People install fire alarms, call 911 but ultimately bypass one additional tool that cuts down fire damage by 70%. Most homeowners don’t install fire sprinklers. Home fires are a major problem in the United...

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Brotherhood Ride’s 2nd Annual Golf Tournament, Register Now!

The Brotherhood Ride consists of Firefighters, Law Enforcement Officers and EMS Personnel who ride bicycles to honor emergency first responders who have died in the line of duty. Our mission is to provide emotional and financial support to their families. This years...

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Flood Advisories and Warning Due to Tropical Storm Emily

The North Naples area will remain under a flood advisory until 5 p.m. and a flood watch until 8 p.m. Monday night.   Areas in the North Collier Fire District continue to see flooding. We have crews monitoring the roadways and the areas listed below. Collier...

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Update: Fire Inspector Imposters

In light of the recent events in which ‘imposter’ fire inspectors are approaching businesses, removing existing extinguishers and charging for a new one, The North Collier Fire District is fielding questions similar to this situation; Q:  “If an unsolicited,...

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Meet your First Responders!

On July 25, Chick-fil-a is hosting "Ice Cream with a Hero". Bring your family out to meet your first responders. The Collier County Sheriff's Office and North Collier Fire will be there handing out goodies. We would love to speak with your family about what we do in...

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Expired Medication and Needle Drop Off Locations

If you have expired medications or needles that need proper disposal instructions and locations are listed below. Click on each of the links and it will take you to information on drop off locations in Collier and Lee Counties. Information on needle disposal is also...

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North Collier & Immokalee Fire discuss interlocal agreement

North Collier Fire and Immokalee Fire are looking at expanding upon their already successful interlocal agreements between districts. Expansion talks began in mid-June followed by a Special Joint meeting held on June 20th at the UF/IFAS Collier Extension Center. The...

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