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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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    The El Paso Fire Department is proud to announce that the department’s newest fire apparatus are ready to join the City’s existing fleet. Read More

    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


    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

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Press Releases

    Text to 9-1-1 Now Available in El Paso

    Fire Department
    Residents of the County of El Paso now have an alternate way to contact 9-1-1 to request emergency assistance when calling is not possible.

    Vaccinations for Health Winter Schedule

    Fire Department
    The El Paso Fire Department is encouraging the community to take advantage of the Vaccinations for Health program.

    EPFD Hiring Public Safety Communicator Trainees

    Fire Department
    The El Paso Fire Department is accepting applications for Public Safety Communicator Trainees until December 6, 2018.

    Outdoor Heating Safety Advice

    Fire Department
    The winter season has arrived, and as residents of El Paso prepare to attend outdoor events and celebrations, the El Paso Fire Department would like to provide the following outdoor heating safety advice

    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.

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    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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