CENTRAL FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT OF SANTA CRUZ COUNTY
...protecting the communities of Capitola, Live Oak and Soquel since 1987...
930 17th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Phone: (831) 479-6842 Fax: (831) 479-6847
In the event of an emergency dial 9-1-1
Notable Events and Information:
NEW BATTERY REQUIREMENT FOR SMOKE ALARMS BEGINS JULY 1, 2014
The new Senate Bill 745 has been signed by Governor Brown and chaptered into law. Commencing July 1, 2014 all new smoke alarms that are solely battery powered shall contain a nonreplaceable, nonremovable 10-year battery.
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DANGEROUS FIRE SEASON!
California is experiencing one of the worst fire seasons we've seen in a long time. We urge you to stay aware, cautious, and safe. To learn more about the status of current fires and incidents in California, click the icon to the left.
2013 CENTRAL FIRE INCIDENT STATISTICS:
2013 Central Fire Incident Statistics are available for review. To see them, navigate to the "About Central Fire" page and scroll down. Or click the icon to the left.
For contact information, including phone numbers and addresses, please click the icon to the left.
Many District residents are billed for fire protection from the State of California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection. This is not a fee generated through Central Fire Protection District. To learn more about the fee and the areas covered, visit the website at: http://www.firepreventionfee.org/
To obtain information regarding the status of payments, you can call the State Board of Equalization at 888-310-6447 or visit their website at: http://www.boe.ca.gov/sptaxprog/fire_prev_fee.htm
Additional information regarding this tax can be found HERE.