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Beaverton Community Profile

| September 13, 2012 | 0 Comments
Beaverton Community Profile

As seen on the Beaverton, Oregon website … click here General City Overview Average rainfall: 36.3 inches per year City size: 18.7 square miles Coordinates: N 45º 29.14 W 122º 47.84 (latitude / longitude) Elevation above sea level: Low: 131.7 feet above sea level (at the Progress Ridge Rock Quarry / Murray-Scholls Transit Center area) […]

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Back to School – Safety on the Streets

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
Back to School – Safety on the Streets

Schools reopen in September and Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue is reminding motorists to be mindful in and around school zones. This is the time for drivers to reduce their speed and be on guard while driving through neighborhoods and near schools. Motorists should expect the unexpected – children running across the street to catch […]

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Three Boomer Boot Camp members Lose 150 Pounds and Gain New Self-Image!!!

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
Three Boomer Boot Camp members Lose 150 Pounds and Gain New Self-Image!!!

Elsie Stuhr Center Fitness Program Works Wonders Elsie Stuhr Center, the ’55 and better’ community center of Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District, is a place to grow, change and celebrate each new year. The fitness program at the center offers every level of class from chair fitness programs for those needing ‘a little help’ […]

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Have you ever wondered how places get their names?

| September 11, 2012 | 0 Comments
Have you ever wondered how places get their names?

How do places get their names? Their origins are many and diverse. They may come from descriptions, Native Americans, early settlers, geographical features, or historical events. Pioneers often gave familiar names to their new environment, as well. This month we’re taking a short road trip through Oregon using historical maps. It’s the only place you’ll […]

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TVFR Incident Response

| August 15, 2012 | 0 Comments
TVFR Incident Response

How We Serve Fire Scene Incident Response Resources for Fire Service Professionals History The moment you call 9-1-1, our job begins.  Whether it’s a fire, medical incident, hazardous material incident, rescue situation, or natural disaster, we are trained and ready to respond.  Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue has approximately 300 career firefighters and 100 combat […]

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National Night Out

| August 1, 2012 | 0 Comments
National Night Out

National Night Out (NNO) is the brainchild of The National Association of Town Watch (NATW) which is a nonprofit, crime prevention organization that works in cooperation with thousands of crime watch groups and law enforcement agencies throughout the country. National Night Out, “Americas Night Out Against Crime”, was introduced by the Association in 1984. In […]

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