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

Bertelsen Memorial September 16th

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On September 16, 1965, the El Dorado Hills Fire Department suffered the line of duty death of Lieutenant Pete Bertelsen. Yesterday, members of the Bertelsen family and the El Dorado Hills Fire Department gathered at the Bertelsen Memorial Park to remember a hero. Lieutenant Pete Bertelsen, LODD September 16, 1965. Lost but never forgotten.

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September Board Meeting 9/19/19

An agenda has been posted and can be viewed on the Board Documents page or by selecting the link below.

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Welcome Deputy Chief Dustin Hall

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Please help #EDHFire welcome new Deputy Chief of Operations Dustin Hall to our fire family and community! Chief Hall comes to us with 25 years of experience in the fire service, working through the ranks from Firefighter/Paramedic to Deputy Chief. He has been involved in fire-based EMS at the local, regional, and state level, where he currently sits as the President of the Cal Chiefs EMS Section. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Fire Science Administration, as well as a California State Fire Marshal – Chief Officer certification. Chief Hall is very excited and honored to become a part of our team and able to serve our great community and its amazing residents!

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August Board Meeting 8/15/19

An agenda has been posted and can be viewed on the Board Documents page or by selecting the link below.

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Check out the EDH Development Projects

EDHFire is pleased to announce a new way for everyone to view the development that is currently planned or under construction in El Dorado Hills. This ArcGIS story map provides a unique and fun way for you to browse projects that are under way. Everything is color coded by stages of development and also includes a project summary on the right-hand side of the page for each project that you click on. We will be updating this story map as fast as we can to include all projects that are active, but for now, we will start with about 20 or so projects. Follow the link to view the current Development Projects in EDH.

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July Board Meeting 7/18/19

An agenda has been posted and can be viewed on the Board Documents page or by selecting the link below.

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Fireworks are ILLEGAL in El Dorado County

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EDHFire reminds you to be safe this Fourth of July! Remember that ALL Fireworks are ILLEGAL in El Dorado County. This includes fireworks listed as "Safe and Sane". Any person who uses, discharges, or possesses any fireworks is guilty of a misdemeanor.

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PG&E Power Shutoff Plans

For more information about these planned shutoffs, please refer to the webpage under News & Events.

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Burn Permits are Suspended

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Effective 6/17/19, burn permits for El Dorado County have been suspended for the remainder of fire season. This includes EDH Fire District areas of El Dorado Hills, Latrobe, and Rescue.

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Special Board Meeting 6/25/19

An agenda has been posted and can be viewed on the Board Documents page or by selecting the link below.

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BEWARE of Telephone Scams

It was recently reported to us that there are individuals making phone calls posing as a local Fire Department representative soliciting funds to support our Fire Department. This is a SCAM. Please do NOT give any information or money to these individuals as they have no relation to our Fire Department. If you are contacted, please report the information to El Dorado Sheriff's Office at (530) 621-5655 or you can complete an online report at EDC Sheriff's Office.

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It's National Safe Boating Week

May 18th - 24th is National Safe Boating Week. Use a life vest, save a life.

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Special Board Meeting 5/7/19

An agenda has been posted and can be viewed on the Board Documents page or by selecting the link below.

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April Board Meeting 4/18/19

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March Board Meeting 3/21/19

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CANCELLED- Board of Directors Special Meeting 3/14/19

The Special Meeting on 3/14/19 has been CANCELLED!

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Special Board Meeting 3/14/19

An agenda has been posted and can be viewed on the Board Documents page or by selecting the link below.

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February Board Meeting 2/21/19

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EDHFA is accepting scholarship applications for 2019

El Dorado Hills Firefighters' Association is now accepting scholarship applications for 2019. The eligibility list and application can be found on the Scholarship webpage. The application deadline is Friday, April 12, 2019 @ 4:00 p.m. Your questions can be directed to Christina Burroughs at (916) 933-6623 ext. 1010 or via email.

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Special Board Meeting 1/31/19

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