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PRESS RELEASE – JULY 19, 2018


Menlo Park Fire Protection District –      After re-opening its new Fire Station 6 in downtown Menlo Park a month ago, the final phase of construction began this week with the demolition of a house purchased behind the Station 10 years ago.   Firefighters mov...

Facebook Agreements


Executed Facebook District Agreement 4-24-2012.pdf 9-17-13 West Campus Fire Plan Check and Inspection Agreement.pdf 11-22-16 MPK 21, 22 and Hotel Development Agreement and Plan Check and Inspection Agreement.pdf

Celebrate Safely - No Fireworks allowed in the Menlo Park Fire Protection District



Press Release - June 30, 2018


Menlo Park Fire Protection District Menlo Park Firefighters extinguished the remnants of a shed fire located next to a detached garage in the Town of Atherton late Friday afternoon. The fire on Greenoaks Drive was reported at 4.06 pm by the owners of the home, who had gone outside and ...

PRESS RELEASE - JUNE 23, 2018 Fire Chief Contract Extension


He is the only Quadriplegic Fire Chief in the Country Please see the attached Press Release. Fire Chiefs Contract Extension - July 1, 2018.pdf Photograph 2185 - Chief Schapelhouman leading the Fire District’s 100 th Anniversary parade down Santa Cruz Avenue in Menlo Park &nda...

MENLO PARK FIRE DISTRICT - Neighbors smelled smoke and called 911 - Firefighters save home on La Loma Drive in Menlo Park


NEWS RELEASE - Friday, June 1, 2018] San Mateo County Public Safety Communications (PSC) dispatchers received an emergency 911 call at 9.24 pm Thursday night from the neighbors of a home located on La Loma Drive in the Sharon Heights area of Menlo Park that was being renovated, vacant and on f...

Annual Information 2017 - Fire Board Meeting - May 15, 2018


Adobe PDF version: Annual Information 2017 - Fire Board Meeting - May 15, 2018.pdf

NEWS RELEASE- Structure Fire in Menlo Park due to construction


Firefighters responded to a reported smoke investigation at a single story home on Ambar Way in Menlo Park at 5.19 pm Saturday evening, May 19, 2018. The crew of Menlo Park Fire Engine Four arrived on-scene first at 5.24 pm with Captain Rod Brovelli reporting light smoke coming from an att...

BREAKING NEWS - May 11, 2018 Menlo Park Fire Protection District - Water Rescue/Recovery Operation


A three person crew operating the Menlo Park Fire Districts Air Boat 77, assisted the Alameda Coroners Office and Fremont Fire Department with the respectful body recovery of a male victim found in the shallow mud flats along the rock levee located North East of the Dumbarton Bridge near Coyote H...

2017 Compensation Staff Report


The State of California Government Code section 53891 requires that all governmental entities provide the annual compensation of local agency’s elected officials, officers, and employees in accordance with reporting instructions developed by the State Controller Office.   The offi...

BREAKING NEWS - APRIL 22, 2018


Menlo Park Fire Protection District - Dramatic Auto extrication in Atherton early Sunday morning shuts down power to many areas of the Town as car shears off power pole trapping two victims inside the vehicle: Menlo Park Firefighters were dispatched at 3.32 AM early Sunday morning, April 22, 2...

PRESS RELEASE - APRIL 18, 2018 “SOUND OFF”


“SOUND OFF” - The Menlo Park Fire Protection District conducts a side by side testing of a new mass evacuation system that uses voice versus its older existing fixed siren system…..please see the attached press release for much more information! LRAD - Sound Off at the Wal...

Southfork Fire, Yosemite 2017 Menlo Fire’s Drone and Technology Team programs lead the way!


The power of drone technology, strategic partnerships and allowing good people to accomplish great things during last years Yosemite Fire that which threatened the community of Wawona and the Giant Sequoias - Menlo Fire’s Drone and Technology Team programs lead the way!

Smoke Alarm Recall


Due to the risk of failure to alert users, there are several models that are being recalled. Below is the link that provides more information. Recall Smoke Alarms.pdf

PRESS RELEASE - March 28, 2018 Menlo Park Fire District and Drone Partner DJI Unveil new Cobra Camera and Flight hub Customization features at Fire Station 1


Menlo Park Firefighters and DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology are together rolling out new tools and technology that greatly assists and improves firefighting and search and rescue operations Wednesday at Menlo Fire Station 1 March 28, 2018 &nd...

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