"Our Mission: We, the El Dorado Hills Fire Department, exist to serve and protect the Community through emergency management."

Household Hazardous Waste Hotline

Household Hazardous Waste Hotline

El Dorado County Environmental Management now has a Household Hazardous Waste hotline that you can call for status of recycling centers.  The hotline number is (530) 295-4100 and is updated frequently to state whether or not collection sites will be opened or cancelled.  

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Sandbags Available

Sandbags Available

Sand, shovels and bags are available and can be filled at each of the following Fire Stations in El Dorado Hills: Station 85 (1050 Wilson Blvd.), and Station 86 (3670 Bass Lake Rd.).  If you have questions, please call the Administrative Office at (916) 933-6623.

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Accepting Proposals to produce a Fire Department Standard related to Traffic Calming Devices

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EXTENSION: Due to the holiday, the Proposal Deadline has been extended to Monday, January 4, 2016 at 4 p.m.  Please see the document below for details.

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HHW Collection Cancelled for January 2nd

HHW Collection Cancelled for January 2nd

Household Hazardous Waste is cancelled this Saturday, January 2nd. For more information, please visit our HHW webpage. #‎EDHFire‬ ‪#‎HHWCollection‬

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Special Board Meeting 12/23/15

A Special Board meeting has been schedled for Wednesday, December 23, 2015, at 4:30 p.m.  The meeting agenda has been posted and can be viewed on the Board Documents webpage.

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SANTA RUN UPDATE: FRIDAY, DEC. 18

SANTA RUN UPDATE: FRIDAY, DEC. 18

Based on the current weather forecast, we will begin the Santa Run 30 minutes (or so) early tonight. This will allow Santa to potentially get to each Santa Stop tonight and would put each stop approximately 30 minutes earlier than what the map states.

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Household Hazardous Waste - CANCELLED

Household Hazardous Waste - CANCELLED

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2015 - HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE IS CANCELLED.  For more details about this program, please visit our HHW webpage.

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Santa is Coming to Town!

Santa is Coming to Town!

This is our 52nd year of bringing Santa, Mrs. Claus, and the EDHFA elves to El Dorado Hills. The Santa Run started in 1963 and we have not missed one since. Your elves are all volunteers from the El Dorado Hills Firefighters Association (EDHFA). The EDHFA is made up of both volunteer and career Firefighters and Administration. We are honored to keep this tradition alive and thriving in the community of El Dorado Hills.

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Remember our Furry Friends

Remember our Furry Friends

This year if you are looking for a meaningful way to impact the lives of helpless and homeless animals, consider donating to the El Dorado County Animal Shelter. Donations can be dropped off at any of our Fire Stations.

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Toys for Tots

Toys for Tots

The mission of the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys each year, and distribute those toys as Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in the community.  Toys for Tots boxes are now available at all 5 of our fire stations. Thank you for your donations!

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Remember to FOLLOW US on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Youtube and LinkedIn to stay informed about incidents, local news, safety messages, events and more!

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December Board Meeting 12/10/15

The regularly scheduled Board meeting for December has been rescheduled to Thursday, December 10, 2015, at 6 p.m.  Meeting agenda has been posted and can be viewed on the Board Documents webpage.

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Thanksgiving Safety Tips

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The kitchen is the heart of the home, especially at Thanksgiving, and kids love to be involved in holiday preparations. Safety in the kitchen is important, especially on Thanksgiving Day when there is a lot of activity and people at home. Please review the Flyer for Thanksgiving Safety Tips.

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American Flag Retirement Case

American Flag Retirement Case

When American flags are faded or tattered, residents often bring them to the fire stations be be properly retired. Alaina and Carina Baxter, 14-year-old twins presented the El Dorado Hills Fire Department with a beautiful, handmade American Flag Case to house these retired flags.  The sisters completed this flag case as their Girl Scout Silver Project and they are teaching young people and adults the importance of retiring the American flag properly.  The twins say “It shows respect for our country.”

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EDC Citizen Engagement Survey

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El Dorado County is currently developing its three-year strategic plan.  Please review the attachments below for dates and times for the Town Hall Meetings.  To participate in the survey, please follow the link below. 

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News Release: Fire Prevention Month

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Fire Prevention Month is here and we want to remind El Dorado Hills, Latrobe and Rescue residents: "Here the beep where you sleep.  Every bedroom needs a working smoke alarm."  Please see the attached News Release for more information. 

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CANCELLED Administrative Committee Meeting 10/05/15

The Administrative Committee scheduled for Monday October 5, 2015, at 5:00 p.m. has been cancelled.

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Fire Prevention Week is October 4-10, 2015

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Fire Prevention Week is coming October 4-10, 2015. Hear the Beep where you Sleep! Did you know that half of home fire deaths happen between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m., when most people are asleep. See the flyer below for information on how to prevent these unnecessary deaths.

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Accepting Proposals for Communications Center Operations Analysis

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The El Dorado Hills Fire Department is accepting proposals for Communications Center Operations Analysis and Recommendations & Fire Department Communications System Assessment and Design.  We are accepting proposals from qualified candidates to conduct an analysis of the current Communications Center, identify strengths and weaknesses and make recommendations where needed.  Additionally, the Proposer shall concurrently conduct an analysis of the current VHF radio system and mobile data infrastructure, equipment, operation, and identify strengths and weaknesses making recommendations where needed.

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Community Information Night- Special Board Meeting 10/06/15

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The El Dorado Hills Fire Department invites residents of El Dorado Hills and Rescue to attend a Community Information Night regarding the potential annexation of Rescue Fire Protection District.  Click the links below to view the Invitation, Agenda, and Presentations.

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