Boulder Creek Fire Department
13230 Central Avenue Boulder Creek, CA 95006

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Toys for Tots

Toys for Tots

November 26th- December 14th Boulder Creek Fire Protection District will begin collecting new unused toys for the Toys For Tots toy drive. Toys can be dropped off at 13230 Central Avenue, Boulder Creek, at the station or drop off your toy at our the tree lot!

They are in high need of gifts for:

  • Girls 10-14 years: craft sets, board games, soccer balls
  • Bike helmets (larger sizes)
  • Batteries

Thanks and Happy Holidays from BCFD!

Christmas Trees Are Here!

Christmas Trees Are Here!

Christmas trees are here! All proceeds from our tree sales go towards the purchase of new EMS and rescue equipment. We always look forward to getting the chance to meet and mingle with our community. The lot will be open behind our fire station for the following hours: Monday – Thursday 5 pm to 8… Continue Reading

Defensible Space Inspections

Defensible Space Inspections

April 16 through 20 Cal Fire will be conducting defensible space inspections in the Boulder Creek Fire Protection District. The inspectors will be looking at residences to ensure adequate space is provided to save your home should a wild land fire occur. Continue Reading

Generous Gift!

Generous Gift!

Check out the Santa Cruz Sentinel article about the Bear Fire and the very generous gift the residents presented to our department! http://www.santacruzsentinel.com/20180117/bear-fire-grateful-residents-make-surprise-donation-to-firefighters     Continue Reading

Power Line Safety

Power Line Safety

We live in an area prone to power line failure.  Power lines can fall due to many different reasons including vehicle accidents, falling trees, earthquakes, floods, fires, storms and wind events to name a few.  If you encounter a downed power line keep away.  Downed power lines do not need to be arcing for them… Continue Reading

Smoke Detector Batteries

Smoke Detector Batteries

Since we recently changed our clocks for daylight savings time, Boulder Creek Fire would like to remind you to change your smoke detector batteries and test them to keep yourselves safe! Learn more at our Smoke Alarms page. Continue Reading

Patsy Rae Johnson Retirement

Patsy Rae Johnson Retirement

Our long time Administrative Secretary Patsy Rae Johnson is retired January 27, 2017. She had been with us for 21 years! We honored Pat with a retirement lunch and a plaque showcasing her years of service. We thank Pat for all her years of service to the Fire District and wish her a happy retirement! Continue Reading

Sand and Sandbag Information

Sand and Sandbag Information

Due to the upcoming storms sandbags available for the public. Sandbags can be picked up behind the Fire Station located at 13230 Central Ave.~ Sandbags are limited to 10 per household.~ Fire personnel are not available to fill bags so bring a shovel.~ Sand is located in the Century parking lot near Railroad Ave. Continue Reading