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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Stay Safe This Holiday Season!

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With the holiday season comes colder weather and lots of festive cooking. Please see our Holiday Safety PowerPoint for tips on how to keep your family and guests safe. The presentation is also available as a Holiday Safety downloadable PDF.

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Posted on: August 31, 2022

Beat the Heat at Cool Zone Locations!

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Are you looking for places to beat the heat this upcoming long weekend?

Cool Zone sites, mostly located in the hottest areas of the county, help older adults and others keep cool and save energy costs. These locations are air-conditioned settings where sen...

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Posted on: August 25, 2022

Structure Fire at 8481 Fletcher Parkway in La Mesa

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Here is additional information on the Fire at the Office Depot in La Mesa. Please the PDF link or zoom into the image for the press release. 8-24-22 Press Release - 8481 Fletcher Parkway - Office Depot Fire 

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Spring Forward and Check Your Alarms and Detectors!

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Now that you've moved your clocks ahead for Spring, it's a good time to check your smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors, to make sure they are working properly. 

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

When to Call 9-1-1

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Emergency dispatchers are working at peak capacity, as are fire paramedics and other emergency medical personnel. It's critically important that there be no delay in help reaching those who need it most. Non-emergency calls to 911 could keep help...

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

Sandbags Are Available

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If you need sandbags, please visit our informational page for all the details.

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Structure Fire on Pepper Drive in El Cajon

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On January 8, 2020 at 5:46 a.m., Heartland Fire & Rescue crews from El Cajon, assisted by crews from Lakeside Fire and San Miguel Fire, were dispatched to reports of a structure on fire in the 1600 block of Pepper Hill Drive in El Cajon. Fire crews ar...

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Posted on: December 7, 2020

Heartland Fire & Rescue Accepts New OES Engine

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December 7, 2020
Heartland Fire & Rescue accepted delivery of a new Type III Wildland Fire Engine from the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES). This engine will be stationed in El Cajon and used to provide mutual aid ...
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Posted on: March 31, 2020

Structure Fire on Helix View Drive in El Cajon

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El Cajon……At approximately 3:00 a.m. Tuesday morning, Heartland Fire & Rescue crews from El Cajon and La Mesa, assisted by crews from San Miguel Fire and Santee Fire, were dispatched to reports of a garage on fire in the 1300 block of Helix View Dr in...

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