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

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May Birthdays

May Birthdays

Is your child’s birthday in May? If so, we will post a picture of our fire personnel saying happy birthday to your child from now until the end of May 30. Please contact the department (831-338-7222) to coordinate a drop off of a pre-made Happy Birthday sign with the child’s name. We will attempt to post the pictures to our Instagram site “BoulderCreekFire” within 72hrs of receiving the child’s info.

Ash Removal Safety Tips

Ash Removal Safety Tips

Ash Removal Safety Tips Each year, Boulder Creek Fire responds to fires that are caused by improper disposal of hot coals or ashes from fireplaces, wood stoves, pellet stoves, grills or mobile fireplaces designed for use on decks or patios. The fact is that coals and ashes from fires can remain hot enough to start… Continue Reading

File of Life

File of Life

File of Life Have you ever had to call 911, or do you know someone who has? Quite often, when emergency personnel arrive at the crisis scene, little or no medical information is immediately available concerning the patient. Proper treatment may therefore be delayed. File of Life materials can help in this situation. The File… Continue Reading

EMS Week Recognition

EMS Week Recognition

Today EMS week was celebrated at the Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors meeting. Two events were celebrated with the North Bay Fires of last year being the first. Firefighters Ben Slaughter and Josh Clark were recognized for their efforts evacuating care facilities. Josh and Ben spent the better part of 4 days evacuating veterans… Continue Reading

Grant Awarded!

Grant Awarded!

Boulder Creek Fire along with our neighboring volunteers fire departments; Ben Lomond, Felton and Zayante have been awarded a Federal Grant, which will replace our outdated SCBA (Self Contained Breathing Apparatus)! Check out the article in the Press Banner. http://www.goldenstatenewspapers.com/press_banner/firefighters-to-get-new-breathing-equipment/article_972c3146-3cd6-11e7-b206-efa77bde7d92.html Continue Reading