Officer Ortiz Memorial Bike Ride

The Officer David Ortiz Foundation is organizing a Memorial Bike Ride on October 26. Visit to register. Registrations before October 11 are $50. Day of event registration is $60.


Yesterday, crews from Station 5 and Station 11 to practice and hone their skills on Urban Search and Rescue. Photos by FF Gabe Trevino.

Condition 3 Fire at Flory Ave

This morning, EPFD crews responded to a Condition 3 Fire in an apartment building in Flory Ave. All the residents were evacuated safely and the fire was quickly contained. However at least 3 apartments suffered fire damage and all 10 of them suffered smoke damage. The fire is currently under investigation. 15 units and 42…

Community Memorial Service

The City of El Paso is hosting a Community Memorial Service to reflect and remember the victims of the mass shooting and to offer a place of healing and support for the community. “El Paso is resilient and our region is going to come together to show that we will not be defined by this…


EPSO’S The Music of ABBA Concert on Saturday, August 24 El Paso, Texas – The El Paso Symphony Orchestra Board of Trustees, music director, orchestra and staff are deeply saddened by the tragedy that took place in El Paso on Saturday, August 3.  We grieve with our community and especially with the victims of this…

Mayor Margo Visits Communications

This Sunday, El Paso Mayor, Dee Margo, paid a visit to Communications to meet some of the staff that was active during the August 3 incident. Thank you for stopping by, Mayor!

Family Reunification Center

If someone you know needs counseling, spiritual help, or even just basic support such as food, legal assistance in regards to power of attorney or wills, support for funeral arrangements such as finding hotels for out-of-town family, we urge you to visit the Family Assistance Center located at 1 Civic Center Plaza in downtown. All…

El Paso Strong Memorial Run

This morning, EPFD crews raised their flags up high during the El Paso Strong Memorial Run! We are #ElPasoStrong

Firefighter and Civilian of the QT Awards

Today, several EPFD members were surprised by PSO who paid them a visit to inform them that they were selected as our Firefighters and Civilian Employees of the Quarter. Captain R. Portillo Public Safety Communicator Luz Happy Monica Ontiveros FST Leonard Herrera  Congratulations ladies and gentlemen! Your dedication and pride in what you do truly…

Alzheimers Walk

The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting all members of the EPFD to the Walk to End Alzheimers. The event will take place on October 19, 2019. Find out more and register today at