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Matthew B. Brown
Office: 775-785-5855 | Cell: 775-384-7430
Director of the Office of Communications and Community Engagement
- Reno Fire Department investigates fire after fatal shooting
The Reno Fire Department responded at 3:14 p.m. on the afternoon of November 22, 2015 to a reported structure fire at 220 East Grove Street.
11/24/2015 10:20 AMdetail
- Reno fire investigators arrest arson suspect
Reno Fire Department investigators, in conjunction with the Reno Police Department, have arrested Yvonne Marie Morlet for first degree arson in a fire at the Grand Sierra Resort.
11/24/2015 10:11 AMdetail
- Reno Fire Department offers Thanksgiving safety tips
The Reno Fire Department will be among those providing fire safety information to residents tomorrow, Saturday, November 21, 2015 in the Cabela’s parking lot, located at 8650 Boomtown Garson Road in Verdi, west of Reno.
11/20/2015 1:53 PMdetail
- Reno Fire Department to help raise funds for Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation
The Reno Fire Department will once again support Natalia’s Night, tomorrow evening, Thursday, November 19, 2015, to help raise money for the Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF).
11/18/2015 12:57 PMdetail
- Reno Fire Department giving away smoke alarms as part of Fire Prevention Week
The Reno Fire Department is working to educate and inform citizens as part of Fire Prevention Week, October 4-10, 2015. The theme of this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign is, “Hear the Beep Where You Sleep.”
10/02/2015 11:12 AMdetail
- Reno Fire Department teams with Boy Scouts to aid California wildfire victims
The Reno Fire Department has partnered with the Boy Scouts of America to collect items that will be delivered to families affected by the recent wildfires in California.
09/25/2015 2:02 PMdetail
- Reno Fire Department goes pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month
The Reno Fire Department will again be supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month during October 2015 by wearing pink uniform shirts with a white ribbon on the left sleeve. The Reno Fire Department is also selling the shirts, with the proceeds benefiting Moms on the Run.
09/22/2015 1:27 PMdetail
- City of Reno and TMFPD Board of Fire Commissioners approve automatic aid agreement
The Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District’s (TMFPD) Board of Fire Commissioners and the Reno City Council voted to approve an automatic aid agreement between the City of Reno and TMFPD at Monday’s concurrent meeting.
09/21/2015 4:04 PMdetail
- Today's concurrent meeting has resumed
The Reno Fire Department’s Regional Hazardous Materials Response Team has confirmed the substance spilled at today’s concurrent meeting between the Reno City Council, Sparks City Council, and Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District Board of Fire Commissioners was predominantly water with small amount of dissolved sugar (Jell-O) in it.
09/21/2015 12:20 PMdetail
- City of Reno and Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District to consider Automatic Aid Agreement
A Concurrent Meeting between the Reno City Council, Sparks City Council, and Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District Board of Fire Commissioners will take place on Monday, September 21, 2015 at 8:30 a.m. at the Washoe County Commission Chambers.
09/18/2015 2:47 PMdetail