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Posted on: January 25, 2021

Lake Johanna Fire Department 2020 Annual Fire Report


The Lake Johanna Fire Department has issued their annual report for 2020. The report outlines the department's activities and provides interesting reporting metrics. A few highlights are:

  • Arden Hills had a total of 1,044 calls, with Shoreview and North Oaks at 2,020 and 497, respectively. The total calls are down from 2019 (3,627 versus 3,820) primarily due to COVID-19 resulting in fewer calls in the second quarter as people worked from home. 
  • Arden Hills had an average response time of 6:00 minutes; last year’s was 6:01. 
  • Rescue and Emergency Medical Services made up a majority of the department's calls at 75%; less than 2% was for actual fire responses. 

Read the annual report in its entirety here.

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