EPFD Budget Fiscal Year 2020-21

The EPFD Board of Directors will consider for adoption the final budget and Gann Appropriations Limit for Fiscal Year 2020-21 at its regular meeting on September 15, 2020. Click on the link below for budget detail: EPFD Budget Fiscal Year … Continue reading

Special Board Meeting


The Board of Directors next regular meeting is 9:00 a.m. on Monday, June 21, 2021. Click here for Agenda.

CalFIRE Burn Permits Available Online

Please create defensible space on your property for wildfire protection. As of May 1st, burning permits are required to get rid of yard debris. Please click here to apply for your permit. You will have to watch a video and … Continue reading

EPFD COVID-19 Response


The EPFD continues to be guided by the Calaveras County Department of Public Health, California Department of Public Health, and the Center for Disease Control. In response to the COVID-19 outbreak and subsequent social distancing policies, the Ebbetts Pass Fire … Continue reading

Defensible Space

Now is the time to prepare your defensible space for your home.  See the specific information on CalFire’s handout. For more detail, please check out Defensible Space.

Life Jacket Loan Station

Ebbetts Pass Fire District has partnered with Cal Boating to make life jackets available to the public on a loan basis. Ebbetts Pass Fire District has life jackets available for children and adults. An individual or family can check out … Continue reading

Post Your Address

Your Emergency Responders Need Your Help!   IN AN EMERGENCY, WHEN SECONDS COUNT!   WE WANT TO BE ABLE TO FIND YOU !   Is your street address posted ? Are the numbers clearly visible FROM THE STREET, even at night … Continue reading

Toy Lighters Have Children Playing With Fire

It’s all over the news and these reports say it best …. theKCRAchannel.com SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Novelty cigarette lighters made to look like toys have state fire officials concerned the item might fall into the wrong, tiny hands. The lighters … Continue reading

Seasonal Flu (Influenza)

Seasonal influenza (flu) is an infection of the respiratory system (lungs) caused by influenza viruses. Flu occurs most often every year during the late fall through the winter months. Influenza can cause complications such as pneumonia, and can lead to … Continue reading

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Community programs

From CPR Classes & LifeJacket Loan Programs to our Vial-of-Life Project, the Ebbetts Pass Fire District offers many beneficial programs for our community.

Fire Prevention

Fire prevention starts with you. Creating a "defensible space", having functioning fire extinguishers & smoke detectors, campfire safety and much more.