• January 25, 2021

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El Paso Fire Department warns of phone scam

Friday morning, officials with the El Paso Fire Department warned the public about an ongoing phone scam, soliciting donations for their association. “It has come to our attention that some members of our community have received calls from individuals pretending to be part of the El Paso Fire Department and/or the El Paso Firefighters Association […]Read More

El Paso Fire Department ranks among the Best in Americas

On Thursday, officials with the City of El Paso announced that the Fire Department has once again earned the Class 1 Public Protection Classification (PPC) rating—the highest national recognition—from the Insurance Services Office (ISO).  “By renewing its Class 1 rating, the Fire Department reinforces its commitment to the community and to the lifesaving mission of […]Read More

EPFD Fleet honored as one of the Best in the

The National Association of Fleet Administrators Institute recognized the City of El Paso’s Fire Department Fleet Maintenance Division, for the third consecutive year, as one of 2020’s 100 Best Fleets in the Americas. “Our Logistics staff is a team of professionals. They have set remarkable standards that they continue to set even higher every year,” […]Read More

EPFD to host ceremony welcoming two new units into Fire

The El Paso Fire Department is proud to announce that the department’s newest units, Quint 28 and Rescue 28, are ready to join the City’s existing fleet. A “Wetdown” ceremony will be held to welcome both units, and the community is invited to participate by helping spray it down. This type of ceremony is a fire department […]Read More

El Paso Fire Department to hold Medal Day 2019 Ceremony

For over 130 years, the El Paso Fire Department’s brave men and women have demonstrated their willingness to serve others with their steadfast courage, selflessness, and bold commitment to pursuing a safer future for our community.  Each year, the Medal Day ceremony gives our organization the opportunity to reflect on and honor all that the […]Read More

El Paso Fire Department participates in Fire Prevention Week

The El Paso Fire Department is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)—the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years—to promote this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!” The campaign works to educate everyone about the small but important […]Read More

El Paso Fire Department to host Car Seat Inspection Event

As part of the National Child Passenger Safety Board’s Child Passenger Safety Week, the El Paso Fire Department is hosting a Car Seat Inspection Event. The event is set for September 19th from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM at the EPFD’s Safety, Health and Outreach Center. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 59 […]Read More

EPFD hiring Public Safety Communicator Trainees

On Friday, officials with the El Paso Fire Department announced that they are now accepting applications for Public Safety Communicator Trainees through August 15, 2019. Public Safety Communicators process emergency and non-emergency telephone calls and dispatch, monitor, and coordinate activities of emergency personnel (police, fire and medical) using a multi-channel radio system and a computer-aided […]Read More