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San Mateo County

San Mateo County


San Mateo County Stats: Firewise Communities 5, Population 765,623

Wildfire Preparedness

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Local Emergency Resources

San Mateo County’s urban areas are under the jurisdiction of several municipal fire departments.  The more rural portions of the county is largely

and the responsibility of CAL FIRE’s San Mateo-Santa Cruz Unit. Look up your fire jurisdiction in San Mateo county here.

San Mateo Department of Emergency Management logo
San Mateo County Department of Emergency Management

501 Winslow Street
edwood City, CA 94063
(650) 363-4790

San Mateo County Fire Department San Mateo County Fire
320 Paul Scannell Dr
San Mateo, CA 94402
CALFIRE logo CAL FIRE – San Mateo/Santa Cruz Unit (CZU)
6059 Highway 9
Felton, CA 95018
(408) 779-2121

San Mateo Consolidated Fire logo San Mateo Consolidated Fire Department
Belmont Fire Protection District
Foster City Fire Department
San Mateo Fire Department
1040 E. Hillsdale Blvd
Foster City, CA 94404
(650) 522-7900
Central County Fire Department Central County Fire Department
1399 Rollins Road
Burlingame, CA 94010
(650) 558-7600
Coastside Fire Protection District Coastside Fire Protection District

LaHonda Fire Department La Honda Fire Brigade
P.O. Box 97
La Honda, CA 94020
(650) 747-0381
Menlo Park Fire District Menlo Park Fire Protection District
170 Middlefield Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025
(650) 688-8400
Northcountry Fire Department North County Fire Authority
10 Wembley Drive
Daly City, CA 94014
(650) 991-8138
Redwood City Fire Department Redwood City Fire Department
Redwood City, North Fair Oaks, San Carlos
Headquarters Station 9, 3rd Floor
755 Marshall Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 780-7400
City of San Bruno FD San Bruno Fire Department
(650) 616-7096
South San Francisco Fire Department South San Francisco Fire Department
400 Grand Ave
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 877-8500
Woodside Fire Department Woodside Fire Protection District
808 Portola Road #C
Portola Valley, CA 94028
(650) 851-1594

View contact information for Fire Safe Councils, Firewise Communities, and other programs that are working towards wildfire resilient communities.

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San Mateo County Fire Safe Council
808 Portola Road Portola Valley, CA 94028
(650) 740-9883
San Francisco Peninsula Fire Safe Council
1590 Higgins Canyon Road
Half Moon Bay, CA 94020
(650) 867-5779
South Skyline Fire Safe Council
324 Skyline Boulevard
La Honda, CA 94020
(408) 867-3205
Firewise Banner - Residents Reducing Wildfire Risks
Firewise is a national program that encourages communities to work together to assess and reduce wildfire risks.  Visit Become a Firewise USA Site to learn how to make your community Firewise.

Bear Gulch East – Woodside
Hillsborough North – Hillsborough
Hillsborough South – Hillsborough
Portola Valley Ranch – Portola Valley
Woodside Hills – Woodside

San Mateo Firewise Communities


San Mateo County CEAP
(650) 888-9396

Highlands CERT
CoastsideCERT Coastside CERT
San Mateo CEC logo San Mateo County Coastside Emergency Corps

Woodside-Portola Valley
Woodside-Portola Valley CERT
South Skyline Emergency Preparedness Organization (SSEPO)
Mitigation Resources

View grants, community programs, and information on mitigation in your county.

Homeowner Checklist View the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Checklist here.
Chipper Program Visit for the chipper program schedule and additional information.
Grants Visit the Fire Safe San Mateo website for a list of available grants to improve the resiliency of your community.
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