Welcome to Heartland Fire & Rescue

An ISO Class 1 Fire Department

In an effort to maximize our resources, create cost containment, maintain local control and continue to deliver a high level of service, the cities of El Cajon , La Mesa and Lemon Grove have come together to serve our communities. Learn more about our ISO rating.

Our mission is to provide safe communities through exceptional, professional service. Our organization values include trustworthiness, resourcefulness, compassion, diversity, respect, community citizenship and commitment to excellence. Our 140 members strive to provide that service every day when responding to emergencies, assisting the public, performing code enforcement and providing public education. We are very proud of the exceptional job our team does.

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