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The Mission of the Fire Department is to provide emergency response, prevention, preparedness and education to residents, businesses and visitors of our city so they can live safely and prosper in a hazard-resilient community.

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News

    EPFD to Hold Promotion Ceremony

    EL PASO, Texas – Years of hard work, thousands of hours of study and countless experiences serving the community are only a few of the components behind every rank that an El Paso Firefighter achieves. Read More

    Extreme Weather Task Force Winter Safety and Blanket Drive Kickoff

    Every winter, the Extreme Weather Task Force (ETWF) assists members of the community in need of extra protection from the cold weather by providing free blankets. During the past two years, the ETWF has collected and delivered over 1,100 blanketst. Read More

    Fire Prevention Week

    From October 8 to October 12, 2018, the El Paso Fire Department will be commemorating Fire Prevention Week by increasing public awareness on fire safety and the prevention of fire-related injuries, deaths, and property damage; the entire community is encouraged to take part by reviewing and practicing fire safety plans. Read More

    EPFD AND TXDOT TO HOST CAR SEAT CHECKS

    On September 29, 2018, The Texas Department of Transportation, along with the El Paso Fire Department, will host a car seat check as part of Child Safety Week; an effort to raise awareness about proper car seat installation and use. Read More

    Medal Day 2018

    Each year, the El Paso Fire Department recognizes the extraordinary dedication and achievements of its members and the community during Medal day. Read More

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Press Releases

    PSA - The Importance of an Evacuation Plan

    Fire Department
    Fire and smoke can rapidly spread through a home or business, leaving occupants with little time to escape safely once the smoke alarm sounds.

    The EPFD Encourages the Public to Enjoy a Safe Halloween

    Fire Department
    With Halloween just around the corner, children will soon be out in costume trekking through festive displays in search of candy.

    The EPFD Warns About the Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    Fire Department
    With temperatures coming down as the winter approaches, many residents are beginning to use their space heaters to keep themselves warm.

    Free Flu Vaccines to the Uninsured

    Fire Department
    EL PASO, Texas - The El Paso Fire Department is encouraging the community to take advantage of the popular Vaccinations for Health program.

    Condition 4 Fire at Central El Paso

    Fire Department
    On Sunday, September 23, 2018, at approximately 9:01 am, the El Paso Fire Department was dispatched to the 4200 block of Alameda after a 911 call reporting a business fire

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Praises

    Great Fire Safety Presentation

    Thank You Pumper 2 for the Great Fire Safety Presentation at Herrera Elementary. Read More

    Sincerely thank all of you

    I want to sincerely thank all of you for the work you do on a daily basis. Read More

    Thanks Quint 37

    We thank Quint 37 A-Shift for the display of our beautiful USA flag during our 911 prayer ceremony... Read More

    Thanks from Toddler

    My 3-year-old is fascinated by firefighters, so I took him to Fire Station #20 and was greeted by FF Dylan Sell... Read More

    Youth Camp Thanks

    Thank you for letting our youth enjoy the experience of the EPFD Youth Camp... Read More

    From Camp to Explorers

    Through your training and inspiration at the EPFD Youth Camp, our son began and is now a very active Fire Explorer... Read More

    Thanks to Sparky

    On behalf of the Opportunity Center for the Homeless, we want to thank you so much for helping us last Saturday at the Home Run for the Homeless... Read More

    Life on the line

    Thank you so much for all you do, means the world... Read More

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