At the San Bernardino County Fire Department Fifth Annual Firefighter Appreciation Banquet, held May 2, 1987 at the SBC Fairgrounds in Victorville, six Copper Mountain Mesa volunteer firefighters were honored for 5 years of service. Those honored were:
- Maria Girouard
- Juan Maybee
- Robert R. Maybee
- Biffel Redfern
- Stephanie Villarreal
- Michael Villarreal
According to the 1982 Fire Protection Annual Report, published by San Bernardino County Forestry and Fire Warden Department,
The Copper Mountain Mesa Fire Station 44 was dedicated May 28  and was constructed entirely by the community through fund-raising activities to purchase the building materials, and labor was donated to construct the building.
According to the 1983 Fire Protection Annual Report, published by San Bernardino County Forestry and Fire Warden Department,
Grant fund monies were given to... Copper Mountain Mesa Station 44 to beautify station grounds by planting trees and shrubs and adding automatic water systems, fences and planters.
|Sparky the Dog and Smokey the Bear flank the volunteer firefighters.|