Santa Paula Firefighters Assist Across The State
Santa Paula Firefighters have deployed to assist on wildfires across the state of California eight times this summer. Currently, SPFD Engine 81, with a crew of 3 members is assigned to a "mixed-agency" Ventura County strike team (5 engines + 1 Battalion Chief). Engine 81, staffed by 81's "A" shift has been deployed for over a week, starting at the "Canyon 2" fire in Southern California, and then reassigned to the multiple fires in Northern California counties. See attached news article regarding the fires in the North : SPFD Firefighters on Front Lines
Santa Paula Brush Clearance Information
New Pierce Fire Engine Goes "In-Service"
In July, the new Engine 81 hit the streets of Santa Paula. Engine 81 is a 2014 Pierce Arrow XT built by Pierce Fire Apparatus. It features a 500 gallon water tank, Piece PUC water pump, and various cutting-edge technologies. Engine 81 will serve the community from Fire Station 81, located at 114 S. Tenth Street.