FMR and Training Academy Staff at Cielo Vista – CPR

Yesterday, Fire Medical Research and the Training Academy personnel had their hands’ full teaching hands-only CPR to the Cielo Vista shoppers as they passer-by. Remember, Saturday May 18 from 9AM to 1PM there will be free classes at the TA. The event is free and there will be family activities and door prizes. Looks like…

An Unexpected Visitor

By FF Scruggs Last night after P15 and P51 finished their boot drive, an unexpected visit to the station showed up. LT. Hunter and the house crews we’re more than happy to show this young man around the station.

Heroes’ Night at the Ball Park

What a great night for friends and families to come together and have a wonderful time! This season Borderland 100 set up a softball game – Law enforcement vs local and County Fire departments. It was an exciting game with Fire Departments and Law enforcement playing for the title of the best. Law enforcement got…

EPFD’s Fleet Recognized for the Second Year in a Row

The National Association of Fleet Administrators Institute recognized the City of El Paso’s Fire Department Fleet Maintenance division as one of 2019’s 100 Best Fleets in the Americas™. This is the second consecutive year that the EPFD’s fleet is honored with this recognition. The 100 Best Fleets program recognizes and rewards peak performing fleet operations…

FF Oscar Diaz Retires

By FF Scruggs Today was Firefighter Oscar Diaz last day on the line at the El Paso Fire Department. Oscar spent 23 years with the department and now is going to enjoy a very long and well-earned retirement, and then begin work as an architect. Good Luck Brother!

Big or Small, We handle Them All

Two ducklings were found wondering at the TA property.  We walked the lake trail looking for their mom but did not find her.  We eventually turned them over to Ascarate park employees to see if they can do anything for them.  Jose M Maese, FPM Way to look out for the little guys.

MDA Boot Drive 2nd Round

Administration is up and ready to take on the Fill the Boot Challenge for MDA! Fire Chief D’ Agostino and City Manager Tommy Gonzalez participated in the boot drive outside of City Hall 2 collecting for the cause! And later on that evening, on the Westside Asst. Chief Carson, Asst Chief Dieter joined P15 and…

2019 Cereal Drive

Is that time of the year, the 2019 Cereal Drive is ongoing. This year’s goal is to surpass 405,055 Servings for 2019.  A multitude of students depend on school meals during the summer months and this is a way to ensure they get their first meal of the day. If you are interested in participating…

Heads Up Tuition Assistance Program Students

Are you or someone you know in the department using the Tuition Assistance Program? If so, contact your Battalion Chief or the PIO office. City Council would like to honor you in the coming months!