On Monday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District will open Station 16, a new fire station, in the City of Lafayette.
Located at 4007 Los Arabis Road in Lafayette, the Fire District will host a grand opening ceremony to introduce its newest fire station to the community. Elected officials from the County, and City of Lafayette will make remarks. The event will culminate with a symbolic fire engine “push-in” ceremony followed by tours of the new station.
Expected speakers include: Con Fire Chief Lewis Broschard County Board of Supervisors District II Supervisor Candace Andersen City of Lafayette Mayor Mike Anderson
- WHEN: Monday, September 9, 11 a.m.
- WHERE: Fire Station 16, 4007 Los Arabis Road, Lafayette, CA 94549
About Contra Costa County Fire Protection District
Contra Costa County Fire Protection District (Con Fire) — a recognized fire service leader — provides fire and emergency medical services to more than a million people across its 304 square-mile District area, and through mutual aid, in and around the 20 cities and unincorporated communities of Contra Costa County, California. With few exceptions, county emergency ambulance transport services are provided by Con Fire through its unique sub-contractor Alliance model. In 2018, the District responded to nearly 75,000 fire and EMS emergencies and dispatched some 95,000 ambulances, providing expert medical care on more than 74,000 ambulance transports. The District, with 26 fire stations and more than 400 employees, is dedicated to preserving life, property and the environment