One Journey Ends, and Six More Begin

December 19, 2023

As of december 18, 2023, fire marshal alex onishenko has officially retired. during the december commission meeting, alex was recognized by family and friends for…

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First Annual Office Spooktacular

November 1, 2023

On tuesday, october 31, 2023, emfr held its first annual halloween spooktacular event. the event included a costume competition, an office decorating contest, and a…

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promotional ceremony

Promotional Ceremony

June 19, 2023

On monday evening, at the board of fire commissioners meeting, a promotional ceremony was held for the ranks of engineer, lieutenant, and captain. 

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Chief Whitehurst recognizing Donna Harford

Receptionist Donna Harford Retires

June 7, 2023

After 12 years of service to her community with east manatee fire rescue, donna harford has retired.

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Station 11 elevation

Coming in 2024 – Improvement to the Fire Station

May 16, 2023

Myakka city will soon be seeing a major improvement to the fire station located at 10215 wauchula road. east manatee fire rescue will be building…

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New Chaplain

Our New Chaplain

May 16, 2023

On monday, may 15th, east manatee welcomed our new chaplain, lynn howell.  chaplain howell is the pastor of the myakka family worship center and the…

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