Fire Department



The headquarters for the department is currently at 416 N. Stanton, occupying the 2nd floor, 3rd floor and part of the 5th floor. The following divisions operate out of the headquarters building:

Fire Chief's Office
Assistance Fire Chief Offices
Finance Program
Human Resources Program
Payroll Personnel
Operations Research Program
Professional Standards Office
Fire Prevention Divison
Community Risk Reduction
Construction Codes Compliance
Fire Prevention & Safety Inspection
Facilities Oversight Program
Fire Medical Research Program
Public Information Office


Logistics operates out of 8600 Montana, currently occupying the back half of the building. All equipment, apparatus, and supply needs are handled by the Logistics Program personnel, to include:

Structural Apparatus
Rescue Equipment
Personal Protective Equipment
Firefighting Supplies
Medical Supplies
General Supplies

Training Academy

The Training Academy is located within Ascarate Park at 6800 Delta. The Academy annually trained between 30 to 60 recruit personnel and provided nearly 50,000 continuing education hours to department personnel. The programs located at the Training Academy are:

Professional Development and Training Program
Health and Safety Program
Special Operations Program

9-1-1 Emergency Communications

The 9-1-1 Emergency Communications Program, as well as the Office of Emergency Management, are located in the 9-1-1 Center at 6055 Threadgill Ave. The facility is operated by the El Paso 9-1-1 District. The Emergency Operations Center for the city and county of El Paso are located at the same facilities.

The programs located at Communications are:

Call Taking & Dispatch
Office of Emergency Management
9-1-1 District
Border Regional Advisory Council

Safety & Health Outreach Center

The Safety and Health Outreach Center is located at 5415 Trowbridge Dr. Multiple community outreach events are held there including vaccination clinics, public education events, tours and media demonstrations. The programs who use the facility include:

Community Risk Reduction
Fire Medical Research
Office of Public Information
Training Academy