EPCC at 5’s

Yesterday, EPCC Fire Tech visited Station 5. The students were able to meet some of the crews and learn more about the Fire Service. 

Animal Services Calendar Photoshoot

Below are the photos of the photoshoot done for the Animal Services 2019 calendar: Throughout the year, many firefighters have supported the shelter pets at Animal Services by posing every week for some pictures to help the cats and dogs find their forever home. Some pets got adopted before we could publish the photo, but…

HAZMAT at the Biowatch Exercise 2018

Today, the EPFD HAZMAT team took part in this years Biowatch Exercise. Activities like this help the Department maintain its state of readiness and keep our community safe.

Paramedic Class

The guys are working hard and looking forward to time on the box when they get through.  

Annual Dive training for Water Rescue

The EPFD Water Rescue team has finished it’s annual dive training.  Raymon Carreon was kind enough to share let’s take a look Thanks, Raymon Carreon for sharing.

Independance Day Parade

Every year, the Rotary West Club organizes a parade for the 4th of July. This year’s theme was first responders so, of course, the El Paso Fire Department was there.    

Second Alarm Fire at Golden Hills Terrace

Earlier today, the El Paso Fire Department responded to a Second Alarm fire at Golden Hills Terrace. Rescue 3 responded in 61 seconds to the scene and called the Condition 3. Residents were safely evacuated by Pumper 3 crews. A total of 20 units and 54 personnel contained the fire consuming two houses.