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|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Santa Cruz City Fire Department|
|Alternate Name(s):||Santa Cruz Fire Department|
|Address:||230 Walnut Avenue|
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Monday-Thursday 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm|
Monday-Thursday 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Description:||Closed Fridays (Office hours)
Respond professionally to calls for help
Train and educate
Maintain excellent physical fitness and equipment readiness
Provide unexpected service
Communicate effectively at all times
There are many NEW REGULATIONS, that may impact your ability to burn within the City. Make sure to review these new regulations before applying for a burn permit.
LANGUAGES: Limited Spanish, depending on staffing
AREAS SERVED: City of Santa Cruz
|Mission:||We regard everyone as a customer; our Mission is to serve them with Excellence through ever-increasing Innovation, Proficiency, and Safety|
|Programs:||PUBLIC EDUCATION & SAFETY:
Carbon Monoxide Alert
Fire Prevention In Your Home
A Guide for Homeowners
After the Fire
Car Seat Safety
Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery!
Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)
File of Life
Just for Kids
FIRE STANDARDS, PERMITS & INSPECTIONS:
Fire Prevention is responsible for consulting with and securing the cooperation of individuals and property owners regarding life safety matters, and for inspection and testing of new fire protection equipment installations such as automatic fire sprinkler and fire alarm systems: for enforcement of fire related federal, state and local laws, ordinances and administrative orders for public safety in City schools, public/private institutions and places of public assembly; and for investigation of suspicious fires and/or fires of undetermined origin.
MARINE SAFETY DIVISION:
#1 Municipal Wharf
Lifeguard service is provided during Spring weekends, daily in Summer months and Fall weekends. Service hours are usually from 10am-7pm , but may vary depending on the weather conditions. Service area is from Cowell's Beach to the San Lorenzo River.
FIRE OPERATIONS DIVISION:
Fire Operations is responsible for providing fire suppression, emergency medical services at basic and advanced life support levels; and fire prevention activities for the City of Santa Cruz.
FIRE TRAINING DIVISION:
Training is the most important asset to an effective Fire Department. Our vision is to provide training that enhances our performance that our customers value most and to become renowned and emulated by the Fire Service nationwide.
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Call for Information|
|Public Transportation:||Call for information|
|Fees:||Call for Information|
|Areas Served:||See Description Notes|
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
|Funding Source:||City Government|
Emergency Medical Care
Fire Prevention Information
Fire Safety Inspections
Open Burning Permits
Safety Education Programs
Weed Abatement/Brush Control
|This record last modified August 17, 2015|