Community Information Database
Pajaro Valley Fire Protection District
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Pajaro Valley Fire Protection District|
|Address:||562 Casserly Road|
Watsonville, CA 95076
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Monday-Friday, 8-5|
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Saturday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm|
Sunday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
|Description:||The Pajaro Valley Fire Protection District serves a rural community of approximately 18,000 people. The District covers approximately 52 square miles (the largest fire district in Santa Cruz County), a large part of which is an unincorporated area surrounding City of Watsonville. The district encompasses both SRA and LRA lands, and has the duty to respond to all fires, medical emergencies, vehicle accidents, and many other hazardous situations. On an average, the district runs 750 calls per year.
Pajaro Valley Fire Protection District is a full time paid department funded and staffed with 9 personnel including one Battalion Chief, two Captains, four Engineers, two Firefighters and one Fire Marshal.
The Fire Engine staffing consists of three personnel every day, all year and provides the community with Basic Life Support emergency medical services, supplemented by Paramedics from AMR (outside private ALS provider).
ELIGIBILITY: Call to schedule inspections.
FEES: Fees are charged for Fire Protection Planning services.
AREAS SERVED: The District covers approximately 52 square miles (the largest fire district in Santa Cruz County), a large part of which is an unincorporated area surrounding City of Watsonville.
|Mission:||To protect lives and property of the residents and visitors with highly trained and committed fire prevention and suppression personnel. We will operate in a safe and fiscally responsible manner and continuously tailor ourselves to the needs of the community.|
|Languages other than English:||None|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Call for information|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Fees:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||See Description Notes|
Emergency Medical Care
Fire Prevention Information
Fire Safety Inspections
First Aid Instruction
Safety Education Programs
Weed Abatement/Brush Control
|This record last modified October 29, 2016|