• Outdoor Heating Safety Advice


    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

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    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.

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  • PSA - The Importance of an Evacuation Plan


    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


    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


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

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    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.

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  • Free Flu Vaccines to the Uninsured


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

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    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.

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    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.

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  • Condition 4 Fire at Central El Paso


    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