Mora Ravensbury Evacuation Route Project has been completed. For more information, see the Santa Clara County FireSafe Council project page.
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Staffing Fire Station 8 in Palo Alto protects the areas around Foothills Park and the surrounding communities. It is an important step in providing critical fire resources and a regional response for public safety during the high fire season. For the past two years, we have partnered with Santa Clara County Central Fire Protection District […]
Specialized Equipment Purchases Our District supports various agencies through purchases of specialized equipment, such as: Weather station for use by the Santa Clara County Central Fire Protection District (“County Fire”) for monitoring weather during high fire hazard days Specialized fire apparatus for use in the high hazard brush and grass fire areas New rescue apparatus […]
An Effective and Reliable Water Supply – Critical for Firefighting The District is also tasked with ensuring the overall adequacy of the pipeline infrastructure within its boundaries for firefighting purposes. It is a basic requirement that sufficient water (in terms of both flow and pressure) is available for fire protection throughout the District. Provisioning, upgrading, and maintenance […]
Our District is served by the station house located on the Foothill College Campus at 12355 El Monte Avenue. This modern facility some of the most advanced apparatus and equipment available today for performing fire suppression, medical and emergency response, and rescue operations, all provided through our contract with the Santa Clara County Fire Department. […]
Santa Clara County Fire Department (SCCFD) provides the District with Advanced Life Support Emergency Medical services. For first response on a 24/7 basis, all firefighters are trained to the Emergency Technician (EMT) level, and at least one on each shift is fully qualified as a paramedic. For cases requiring ground transportation to a hospital Santa […]
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