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Posted on: January 25, 2021

Lake Johanna Fire Department 2020 Annual Fire Report

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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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