Fire Prevention News

Pedestrian Crosswalks on El Camino Real - How the Beacons Work!


Pedestrian Crosswalks on El Camino Real in Atherton You may have noticed that there are now several operating pedestrian hybrid beacons on El Camino Real in Atherton. The pedestrian beacons are installed on El Camino Real at the following intersections in Atherton: Isabella Ave. Alej...

Large fire extinguisher recall


Kidde Recalls Fire Extinguishers with Plastic Handles Due to Failure to Discharge and Nozzle Detachment: One Death Reported For more information, please visit the site below https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/kidde-recalls-fire-extinguishers-with-plastic-handles-due-to-failure-to-dischar...

Heavy Smoke from Napa Wildfire causing Unhealthy Air Quality in Bay Area


If you are looking for local emergency information in regards to smoke, road closures, police activity, etc. please register and sign up for your local emergency notifications. SMCAlert register for local emergency alerts and messaging.    http://hsd.smcsheriff.com/smcalert ...

Know what's below before you dig Call 811


Before You Dig What is 811? 811 is the phone number you call before digging to protect yourself and others from unintentionally hitting underground utility lines. There are millions of miles of buried utilities beneath the surface of the earth that are vital to everyday living like water...

Sleeping and Fire Alarms


Ability of smoke alarms to waken children questioned : Concern has risen over the effectiveness of smoke alarms to waken sleeping children. Growing concern that children can sleep through a blaring smoke alarm is an emerging issue in Canada and the United States. In the United States, the Nation...

District wide Development


• Facebook West Campus Expansion EIR

General Plan Updates


• EPA - EIR General Plan Update - Council Meeting June 14, 2016 • Menlo Park General Plan Condition • Menlo Park General Plan update Fires District Comments - August 1, 2016 • Incidents 2015 • Primary Routes

Deployment Plan 2016-17


Staff Report Deployment Plan Deployment Plan Presentation

Emergency Services and Fire Protection Impact Fee Nexus Study


Menlo Park Fire Fee Nexus Impact Fee Calculation Staff Report Resolution

MPFD Grass fire Bay Front / University Ave.


DJI Quadcopter allows firefighters to watch wildfire behavior March 28, 2016

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