Santa visited Bella Coola!

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Santa was caught visiting Bella Coola Dr on Wednesday night. Video credits go to William Klein.

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town!

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The officers and firefighters of the IHBVFD are pleased to be escorting Santa through the city again this year!   Santa will make his first appearance at Gleason park on Friday, December 12th at 7:30 p.m. Santa is looking forward to hearing what everyone wants for the holidays, so be sure to bring your list! […]

Thurs. Night Drill 8/28

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Members of the IHBVFD participated in our weekly Thursday night drill. Tonight’s scenario was using the station as a warehouse with HVAC units on fire on the roof, and victims trapped inside. Once the crews reached the victim, the wall “magically” disappeared, and they activated a “Mayday”. RIT made entry, located the lost crew and victim, […]

Water Day at IHB Rec Center

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On August 1, 2014, The Indian Harbour Beach firefighters took Truck 56 to the Indian Harbour Beach Recreation Center at Gleason Park to Water Day for summer camp. The camp staff and children alike were able to work a fire hose and slide across a 25′ slip and slide. A couple of the firefighters could […]

Live Burn Training

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On June 22, 2014, your Indian Harbour Beach VFD along with Melbourne Beach VFD and Indialantic FD went to a live fire training burn. This burn gave all firefighters and officers time to train in actual smoke and heat conditions. Twenty firefighters in all participated.   In this burn, every department completed 3 scenarios: 1. […]

Bright Star Camp at Gleason Park

On Saturday, May 2, 2014, the Indian Harbour Beach Fire Department participated in the semi-annual HealthFirst Bright Star Camp at Gleason Park.  Bright Star is a non-profit organization that provides grief support through fun-filled activities and camps for children who have suffered the death of a loved one.  There were approximately 40 children, ages 3-12 […]

Joint training with Melbourne Beach and Indialantic FD

An Indian Harbour Beach resident has kindly donated a house that they are remodeling to the Indian Harbour Beach VFD, Melbourne Beach VFD, and Idialantic FD. All three stations were able to practice venting a roof, breaching windows, search and rescue, forcible entry through a door, and breaching walls. All three departments had a blast […]

A sad day for IHB

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It is with great sorrow to inform everyone that Jackie Burns, our beloved city manager, has passed away this afternoon. We ask everyone to keep Jackie’s family in your prayers.We will inform everyone with details as they arise.Rest in peace, Jackie. You are already and will be greatly missed. -The firefighters and officers of your […]

IHB Rec Center Water Day 2013

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The IHBVFD has been asked to bring an engine to their summer camps annual water day. 3 firefighters took Engine 56 to educate the children and get them wet! After a quick tour of the apparatus, we set up a water slide and 2 hoselines. The children, counselors, and firefighters all had a blast!

Christmas in the Park 2012, Santa arrives in IHB.

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