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PRESS RELEASE – December 31, 2019 New Fire Board President, the first to come from the City of East Palo Alto, in the District’s 104 year history!


New Fire Board President, the first to come from the City of East Palo Alto, in the District’s 104 year history! Menlo Park Fire Protection District Pictured above (from left to right) Outgoing Board President Virginia Chang Kiraly, Fire Chief Schapelhouman and new Board Presi...

Menlo Park Fire Protection District Celebrating 25 Years of Paramedic First Response!


The Menlo Park Fire Protection District became the first Fire Agency in San Mateo County to provide Advanced Life Support (ALS) Fire Paramedic’s on all of its seven front line fire engines twenty-five years ago. That collective push took an additional twelve years of effort beforehand. The ...

MPFD 25 yrs of Advance Life Support



PRESS RELEASE – December 17, 2019 Fire Board considers the purchase of the first All-Electric Fire Engine!


Fire Board considers the purchase of the first All-Electric Fire Engine! Menlo Park Fire Protection District Pictured above - The Rosenbauer first ever All Electric Concept Fire Truck (CFT) in Menlo Park – Credit Menlo Fire Pictured above – The Rosenbauer All Elec...

PRESS RELEASE – December 11, 2019 The First All-Electric Fire Engine Has Arrived!


The First All-Electric Fire Engine Has Arrived! Menlo Park Fire Protection District Pictured above - The Rosenbauer first ever All Electric Concept Fire Truck (CFT) has arrived in Menlo Park – Credit Menlo Fire Pictured above – The Rosenbauer All Electric Concept Fire...

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Please click on the link below for the article: Station 6 winning award article

PRESS RELEASE – November 30, 2019 Downtown Fire Station 6 - Wins National Design Award


Downtown Fire Station 6 - Wins National Design Award  Menlo Park Fire Protection District   Pictured above - Menlo Park Fire Station Six, located at 700 Oak Grove Avenue in Downtown Menlo Park – Credit Menlo Fire Menlo Park Fire Protection District Station 6 in...

2018 Annual Report


Below list the link for the 2018 Annual Report: 2018 Annual Report.pdf

PRESS RELEASE – November 12, 2019 Mystery Solved – We have our identity back! Fire Station Monument Plaque found a decade after it “disappeared”


Mystery Solved – We have our identity back! Fire Station Monument Plaque found a decade after it “disappeared”   Menlo Park Fire Protection District Captain Jeff Schreiber and Engineer Walter Vidosh after reinstalling the Fire Station 77 Monument Plaque &nda...

PRESS RELEASE – November 3, 2019 Bay Area Firefighters are a long way from home - From the Fire Lines in Southern California - At the Maria Fire - Ventura County


Bay Area Firefighters are a long way from home!   From the Fire Lines in Southern California   Menlo Park Fire Protection District   Once the Kincade Fire reached 30% containment, last Wednesday, and favorable weather conditions were forecast, Bay Area Fire Strike...

BREAKING NEWS – October 30, 2019 Bay Area Firefighters are on the move from the Kincaid Fire and headed to the Easy Fire in Southern California


Menlo Park Fire Protection District Once the Kincaid Fire reached 30% containment today and favorable weather conditions were predicted for the next 7 days, Bay Area Fire Strike Team 2278TF (TF -Task Force) was immediately released from their Napa pre-positioned location and re-deployed to...

BREAKING NEWS – October 28, 2019 Fire Season and the balancing act - Pre-positioning in Napa and maintaining adequate staffing and response units here at home


Menlo Park Fire Protection District Fire Strike Team 2278TF (TF means Task Force) consisting of Division Chief Ben Marra and Battalion Chief Dan Coyle, both from Menlo Fire, and (single) Engines with four person crews from Woodside, Palo Alto, Santa Clara, Gilroy and Menlo Fire, are curren...

PRESS RELEASE – October 28, 2019 Menlo Park - A part of a tree fell into a house narrowly missing the occupants


Menlo Park Fire Protection District A part of a tree fell into a house on Sunday in Menlo Park, narrowly missing the occupants, one of whom was an infant Pictured above - A part of a large 100 foot tree fell on a Woodland Avenue home in Menlo Park Sunday - ...

PRESS RELEASE – October 22, 2019


Pictured above – Menlo Park Firefighters on-scene of a single alarm, single story, residential attic fire on Fanita Way – Credit Menlo Fire Investigators Menlo Park Fire Protection District Mondays Structure Fire in Menlo Park was “Accidental”...

The Saving of a Life - 14 year old girl miraculously survives drowning incident at Burgess Pool that occurred in June


Menlo Park Fire Protection District - September 27, 2019 The Saving of a Life - 14 year old girl miraculously survives drowning incident at Burgess Pool that occurred in June Pictured Above - From left to right – Firefighter/Paramedic Scott Nixon, Firefighter Erik Anenson, Fi...

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