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Posted on: November 8, 2019

Geneva Fire Department Responds To Industrial Fire

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The Geneva Fire Department responded to a machine fire at 10:25 p.m. Nov. 7 at Industrial Hard Chrome, 501 Fluid Power Drive.First-responders arrived at the business within four minutes and observed smoke coming from several open overhead doors on the bui...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

Employee Injured In Industrial Accident

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The Geneva Fire Department responded to a call of an employee trapped in a machine at 6:28 a.m. Oct. 25 at Power Packaging, 2089 Pillsbury Drive.Plant personnel informed initial arriving firefighters that a woman had been trapped in a conveyor belt assemb...

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Posted on: October 14, 2019

Firefighters Will Be Testing East Side Fire Hydrants

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The Geneva Fire Department will be conducting water flow tests on east side hydrants for four days starting Thursday, Oct. 24.The project, being done in cooperation with the City’s Public Works Department Water Division, will take place from 8 a...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Firefighters Will Be Testing West Side Fire Hydrants

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The Geneva Fire Department will be conducting water flow tests on west side hydrants for four days starting Thursday, April 25.The project, being done in cooperation with the City’s Public Works Department Water Division, will take place from 8 ...

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

Company's Printing Job May Produce 'Natural Gas' Odor

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A Geneva commercial printing operator has informed the City it will be producing another propane safety pamphlet, which has previously generated a “natural gas-like” odor detectable in the community.Strathmore Company, which operates o...

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

Fire Damages Geneva Home Under Construction

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A Geneva home in the 800 block of Forrest Avenue was damaged by a fire Feb. 19 that was started due to the alleged use of a contractor’s blowtorch.The Geneva Fire Department responded to the fire call at 8:53 a.m. made by a construction worker who was wor...

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