City Council Honor’s Chief Chiella!

A reminder, City Council meeting tomorrow evening, 6PM.  Chief Chiella will be recognized for his 35 years of MBFD Service!   Get there early!

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Frank Chiella is retiring (Nov 3rd)

After almost 35 years of fire service in Manhattan Beach, Battalion Chief Frank Chiella is going to call it “A Shift” on October 30th. Please join the City Council, Fire Chief Espinosa, MBFD personnel, and MBCERT at the Manhattan Beach City Council Meeting at 6pm on November 3rd when Frank will be honored by the […]

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Celebrate Chief Chiella’s Retirement. (Oct 22nd)

Mark your calendars for this Thursday, October 22nd @ 2:00 p.m.  After almost 35 years of the fire service with Manhattan Beach, Battalion Chief Frank Chiella is finally going to call it “A Shift” on October 30, 2015.   Please join Chief Espinosa and Fire Department personnel on this afternoon to wish Frank well on his […]

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Shakeout Debrief – Moved

Folks, The Shakeout Debrief has been moved from Sat Oct 24th to Wed Oct 21st at 6:00pm in the FD/PD Community Room.   Thanks, -Steve

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Preparing For El Niño, 2015: COMMUNITY MEETING

How The City is Preparing, How You Can Prepare. 10/22/2015 6PM – 8PM Joslyn Community Center 1601 N Valley Drive Manhattan Beach, California 90266 Join us for a special community meeting at the Joslyn Community Center to learn about how we are preparing for El Nino. In their most certain forecasts to date, the Climate […]

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New Red Cross Classes scheduled.

Dates: Saturdays in 2016: 1/16, 2/20, 4/2, 6/18, 8/16, 10/8 and 12/3 Times: Class – Starts Promptly at 8 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.Limited to 30 participants each class. Please arrive at least 20 minutes before to get settled in. Location: Joslyn Center, 1601 North Valley Drive, Manhattan Beach 90266. Just North of Fire Station #1. […]

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BCJCO 2015 Great SHAKEOUT Drill

Saturday – October 17th, 2015 10:00am-2:00pm Lights, Camera, Action!  CERT Drill at Movie Studios. Please join us. Come choose your part ! Register now for our annual Beach Cities Joint CERT ShakeOut Drill. Taking place this year at the Manhattan Beach Studio lot, in Manhattan Beach. Be an actor for the day as you play […]

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Interested in your “HAM” Radio License?

The class will cover everything you need to know to earn your Technician Level license: math, electrical, rules, radio operation, antennas, and safety.  Each day will start at 8AM and end at 5PM.  The license test will be held at 4PM on the second Saturday. For more information contact Mike Vahey at N6MDV@arrl.net. Saturdays November […]

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Quick 2 hour refresher! Tuesday evening 10/6

At the regular E.M.R. monthly training on 10/6, our medical and CERT instructors will briefly re-cap much of the training you have learned. “Presentation and discussions, by key topics, of best practices; general drill procedures; scene safety; what to expect and the several different things and response team roles in which to be prepared to participate”.  The idea is to […]

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Comm Training SATURDAY, 9/26 from 8AM to NOON

Don’t miss out on one of the most important aspects of Disaster Training.  The Incident Command System. Joins us in the Community Room for continued training put on by Emergency Communications Team.  420 15th Street, off the plaza. Please RSVP to: info@mbcerta.org and let me know if you need a parking pass.

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