District Overview

    Mission Statement - ONE TEAM, ONE MISSION. In the spirit of our tradition, we strive for excellence, respectfully serving all with pride, honor and compassion.

    The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District provides all-risk fire, rescue and emergency medical services to the communities of Alamo, Blackhawk, the Town of Danville, Diablo, the City of San Ramon, the southern area of Morgan Territory and the Tassajara Valley, all located in Contra Costa County. The District's service area encompasses approximately 155 square miles and serves a population of 186,000.

    The District maintains nine career fire stations and one volunteer-staffed station, an administrative office building and other supporting facilities all strategically located throughout the jurisdiction. The District staffs fourteen companies, including structure and wildland engines, ladder trucks, ALS ambulances, and specialized Hazardous Materials, Rescue, Communications and other support units. The District also operates its own nationally accredited 911 communications center.

    The District's Fire and Life Safety Division manages several significant community risk reduction initiatives including notable vegetation and hazard abatement programs, plan review and engineering services, and comprehensive code enforcement and fire investigation activities. The Division also produces and delivers numerous programs intended to promote and teach fire safety, CPR/AED skills and emergency preparedness.

    Within the boundaries of the District are expansive wildland and recreation areas, large single-family homes and multi-family residential complexes, hotels, a regional hospital and a 585-acre business park. The District is also bisected by a major interstate highway (I-680).

    The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is an autonomous Special District as defined under the Fire Protection District Law of 1987, Health and Safety Code, Section 13800, of the State of California. A five-member Board of Directors, elected at-large by their constituents and each serving a staggered four-year term, govern the District. The Fire Chief oversees the general operations of the District in accordance with the policy direction prescribed by the Board of Directors. The Fire Chief also serves as the Treasurer for the District.

    The major revenue sources of the District are property taxes (92%), ambulance service fees and interest income. Total income for the year ending June 30, 2016 was $68,023,620. The District employs approximately 181 personnel.

    Transparency

    Board Member Ethics Training Certificates

    District Transparency Policies

    State Controller's website for Board and Staff Compensation

    State Controller's website for Financial Transactions Report

    Senate Bill 272 compliance - Enterprise catalog (gov code sec. 6270.5)

    Annual Disclosure of Board Member reimbursements for individual charges over $100 (meal, lodging, transportation)

    Board Members and terms in office

    Contact information for Fire Chief and key staff

    Election Procedure and deadlines

    Board meeting schedule

    District's services/functions and service area

    Authorizing statute/Enabling Act

    District Budget

    Most recent Financial Audit

    Archive of Board meeting minutes

    Board compensation

    Staff compensation

    Last 3 years of Financial Audits

    Map of District boundary

    Map of service area

    1500 Bollinger Canyon Road, San Ramon CA 94583
    (925) 838-6600 | info@firedepartment.org