The City of Grand Rapids is celebrating a recent achievement of The Grand Rapid Fire Department.
It’s one of only a handful of departments to achieve International Accreditation status.
The Commission on Fire Accreditation International made the unanimous decision .
"It’s huge news for the Grand Rapids Fire Department; we’ve been working on this for about 15 months."
Grand Rapids City Communications Director Steve Guitar says the GRFD's recent achievement is a really big deal.