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PRESS RELEASE – November 13, 2018 The Menlo Park Fire District has acquired the “Firenado Truck” A survivor of the Carr Fire in Redding and plans to use it as a powerful public education and preparedness tool


Few things survived the power of the reported 143 mile per hour Firenado (Fire Tornado) that occurred during the Carr Fire that struck the City of Redding and Shasta County earlier this year. The aftermath of this apocalyptic event was captured by the Fire Districts UAS/Drone Team that provided h...

BREAKING NEWS – November 12, 2018 San Mateo County Fire Agencies and Firefighters deployed to the CAMP FIRE in Butte County - Update from the Fire Line


Menlo Park Fire District’s Deputy Chief Don Long, one of two Strike Team Leaders from Fire Agencies in San Mateo County, explains that they have small windows of opportunity to communicate with family and their home Agencies due to poor or no cell coverage. Chief Long and his assistant, ...

PRESS RELEASE - October 28, 2018 Menlo Park Fire Protection District – House Fire next door to Fire Station Quickly Extinguished


San Mateo County Public Safety Communications (PSC) received a report of smoke pouring out of a single story home on Chilco Street in Menlo Park, two doors away from Fire Station 77 at 12.22 pm Saturday, October 27, 2018. Firefighters at Station 77 located in the Belle Haven Area of Menlo...

PRESS RELEASE - October 19, 2019 Structure Fire - NFO


San Mateo County Public Safety Communications Center (PSC) received multiple reports of smoke coming from a home on the 200 Block of Dumbarton Avenue located in the Unincorporated area of North Fair Oaks (NFO) on Thursday, at 1.41 pm. Menlo Park Fire Captain Jim Montalvo and his crew...

Civil Grand Jury Response


Please click here to read the full report: Civil Grand Jury Response - Ready For Growth.pdf

PRESS RELEASE – Menlo Park Fire Protection District:: Growing and Changing with our Community’s


The Menlo Park Fire Protection District is fully staffed, building new Fire Stations and buying new Fire Equipment with a rebranded look and modern approach to providing public safety October 13, 2018 Please see the attached press release and photographs: Growth and Change.pdf ...

California Task Force 3 Returning Home From Hawaii after Hurricane Olivia


September 13, 2018 California Urban Search and Rescue (US&R) Task Force 3 (CA-TF3) was officially released by the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (CAL-OES) and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Wednesday morning from  for the Hawaiian Islands after Hu...

Sept. 11 World Trade Center Collapse California Task Force 3 Operations on the Debris Pile



343 Flags In memory of 9/11 – “We will Never Forget”


Menlo Park Fire District - September 8, 2018 The Menlo Park Fire Protection District working in conjunction with the Menlo Park Firefighters Association, will be honoring the 343 fallen firefighters and all those who lost their lives on the anniversary of 9/11 by placing 343 i...

BREAKING NEWS HURRICANE OLIVIA


September 8, 2018   California Urban Search and Rescue Task Force 3 Returning to Kona, Hawaii in Preparation for Hurricane Olivia   NEWS RELEASE  California Urban Search and Rescue (US&R) Task Force 3 (CA-TF3) was officially Activated by the California Governor&r...

PRESS RELEASE - HURRICANE LANE


Menlo Park Fire Protection District - August 30, 2018 California Urban Search and Rescue Task Force 3 Members Returning Thursday Evening from Hawaii FINAL RELEASE: The 36 members and two Search dogs of California Urban Search and Rescue Task Force 3 will all be returning home from Hawaii...

30 Day Sunshine Period - Staff Report IAFF Successor MOU


IAFF Successor MOU Starting July 30, 2018 to June 2023 Redlined Successor Memorandum of Understanding with Salary Schedule Staff Report Explanation of proposed Successor Memorandum of Understanding IAFF Proposed Agreement - Sunshine Release - July 31 2018.pdf Municipal Resource Grou...

BREAKING NEWS – August 22, 2018 Task Force 3 Deployed to Hurricane Lane


Menlo Park Fire Protection District  36 Members of California Urban Search and Rescue Task Force 3, sponsored by the Menlo Park Fire District have been deployed to Oahu in advance of Hurricane Lane, a Category 5 Hurricane. Please see the attached Press Release. ...

BREAKING NEWS - August 15, 2018 Vehicle Fire on Willow Road


Menlo Park Fire Protection District – VEHICLE FIRE ON WILLOW ROAD Menlo Park Firefighters have completely extinguished and overhauled a fully involved vehicle fire on the eastbound Willow Road overpass crossing Highway 101. The vehicle fire was reported at 3.07 pm with Menlo E...

NEWS RELEASE – August 14, 2018


Menlo Park Fire Protection District:  Local Firefighters are working near Rainbow Lake outside of Redding at the Carr Fire – Please see the Attached Press Release From the Fire Line - Carr Fire - August 14 2018.pdf   Pictured Above – Deep in the forest Menlo Park...

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