ECCFPD: Average Response Time in June was 7:45 Minutes

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District reported that in the month of June they had 613 service calls with an average response time...

Electrical Fire Causes $75k in Damages to Brentwood Home Sunday Morning

At 5:27 am Sunday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a residential structure fire in the 700 block of Sarah Street...

Updated: Marsh Creek Road Shut Down Due to Three Vegetation Fires

At 2:16 am Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District along with CALFIRE responded to a series of vegetation fires along Marsh Creek...

East Contra Costa Fire Closes Station 94, Now a 3-Fire Station Service Model

On July 1, 2017 at 8:00 am, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District closed Station 94 in Knightsen leaving the District with three...

Knightsen Fire Station to Close on July 1

Brentwood, CA -- The East Contra Costa Fire Station 94, located at 15 A Street in Knightsen, will permanently close at 8:00 am on...

East Contra Costa Fire to Host Ceremony to Change Station 93 to Station 53

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District invites the public to retire Station 93 as it will be renumbered to Station 53 on June...

Delta Legislative Caucus Objects to Governor’s Plan to Turn Management of ‘WaterFix’ Project Over...

SACRAMENTO – Gov. Jerry Brown’s push to expedite planning and construction of the disastrous Delta twin tunnels project violates key parts of the Delta...

East Contra Costa Firefighters Assist Elderly Female Fall Victim, Water Her Plants

According to the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District, Engine 94 of Knightsen ran a call for an elderly female who had fallen outside...

Contra Costa Fire Chief Talks Fire Services, Reducing Aid to East Contra Costa Fire

On Thursday, Contra Costa Fire Chief Jeff Carman spoke to the Antioch Rotary Club about the fire district and a variety of issues facing...

Oakley: Vegetation Fire Shuts Down E. Cypress Road

At 9:23 am Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vegetation fire along E. Cypress Road in...

Oakley: 2-Year-Old Airlifted to Hospital After Fall From Bunk Bed

At 8:31 pm Wednesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a 2-year-olf fall victim from a bunk bed...

Byron: Man Run Over by Water Truck Airlifted to Local Hospital

At 9:06 am Wednesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a pedestrian who was run over by a...

ECCFPD Board Punts Name Change, Says it Fulfills Board of Supervisor Requirement

On Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Board of Directors decided to hold off on changing the District’s name and will instead...

Brentwood: 20-Month Old Suffers 2nd Degree Burns, Airlifted to Hospital

At 11:25 am Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District and AMR responded to the 700 block of Jennifer Street off Garin Parkway...

Electrical Issue Believed to be Cause of Brentwood House Fire

At 8:53 am Wednesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of smoke coming from a home in the 100...

East County Little League Pitch, Hit and Run Winners Announced

As many as 60 participants competed in the PITCH HIT & RUN™ Competition hosted by East County Little League on Sunday, May 7, 2017...

Thursday is the Bay Area Bike to Work Day

San Francisco, CA -- Over 100,000 new and seasoned bike commuters are expected to pedal to work on Thursday, May 11, as part of...

Ross Macumber Named East Contra Costa Fire Battalion Chief

On Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District announced the promotion of Ross Macumber to Battalion Chief. He will serve in the position on...

EBRPD: Rattlesnake Safety in the Regional Parks

The following was submitted by the East Bay Regional Park District regarding rattlesnake safety in the local regional parks. A reminder from the East Bay...

East Contra Costa Fire Announces Closure of Knightsen Station on June 30

On Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District announced that the Knightsen fire station, which was funded for a period of 1-year with...