Fire Department

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Public Safety Headquarters
17930 Lake Chabot Road
Castro Valley, California 94546-1950

Emergency: Call 911 or (510) 881-1121 from a cell phone, 24 hours a day
Non-Emergency Business: (510) 881-1833, 24 hours a day

Learn about Park Rules and Regulations
Park Rules and Regulations 

Park Restrictions and Fire Precautions
Park Closures and Notices

Wildfire Hazard Reduction and Resource Management Plan and EIR 
Learn More About East Bay Hills Wildfire Hazard Reduction and Resource Management Plan and EIR

East Bay Fire History 
History of wildland fires in the East Bay

Fire Safety 
Learn Wildfire Lessons and How to Reduce Wildfire Risk

Become a Firefighter 
Join the EBRPD-FD

Become a Lifeguard 
Learn More About Lifeguarding


EBRPD-FD Gallery

The EBRPD-FD  in Motion

Helpful Links 
Wildfire-related and Weather-related Websites

Glossary of Wildland Fire Terminology
EBRPD-FD Terms of Art

Our Partners 
A List of Agencies and Organizations We Work With

Contact Us 
Addresses, Phone Numbers

Fire & Lifeguard Services

The Fire Department is a branch of the Public Safety Division within the East Bay Regional Parks District that is comprised of fire and lifeguard services. The fire department provides all typical emergency services including fire suppression, search and rescue, fuels management, and pre-hospital emergency medical care. The lifeguards provide public safety during recreational swim, aquatic programs and public water education including swim lessons, first aid training, and lifeguard training. Read our Missions Statement. (4 pp., 94 kB, PDF)

Fire Warning Information

See the items below and the links bar on the right hand side of this page, to learn more about our fire department and services:

Fire Department Operations

Learn about our  Fire Department Operations including our stations, training, and staff organization.

Emergency Response

In Emergency Response, learn about how we suppress fires, preform search and rescues, and provide Emergency Medical services and hazardous material response. 

Fuels Management

Learn about our Fuels Management program from the beginning processes and planning to project implementation and the fuels management resource assessment and fuels management prescriptions.

Fire Danger and Weather Information

Learn about Remote Automated Weather Stations and Fire Weather Information on our Fire Danger and Weather Information page.         

Lifeguard Services

Learn about our diverse Lifeguard Services including Jr. Lifeguards, Swim Lessons, and Outreach.

Fire Group
   EBRPD Fire Department

 EBRPD Lifeguard Services