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Posted on: January 11, 2022

Occupational Medical Services RFP

Occupational medical services RFP

Central Fire District of Santa Cruz County is currently accepting bids for Occupational Medical Services. A detailed RFP with description of needed services is listed on our website, visit our RFP page.

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Posted on: January 7, 2022

New Virtual Meeting & Public Hearing Attendance Requirements

New Virtual Meeting Requirements

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, and the recent increases in variant cases, members of the public wishing to attend our Board of Directors Meetings, including the upcoming Public Hearings, will need to participate in meetings remotely. 

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING RE: BOARD MEMBER COMPENSATION

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Notice of Public Hearing

Central Fire District will be holding a Public Hearing at the regular Board Meeting on 12/9/21, regarding Adoption of Ordinance #2021-01, adopting a Board Member Compensation policy for the Central Fire District.

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Posted on: November 5, 2021

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS RE: ELECTIONS REDISTRICTING

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Notice of Public Hearings

Central Fire District of Santa Cruz County invites all interested persons to attend Public Hearings on January 13, 2022 at 9 AM, and February 10, 2022 at 9 AM, at – 930 17th Avenue, Santa Cruz, California, 95062, relativ...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Central FD Re-Districting Process Information

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The re-districting process of the Central Fire District of Santa Cruz County has begun.  After receiving public oral communication on the possibility of a CVRA violation it was decided that the public interest would be best served by converting f...

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Posted on: August 18, 2021

New Vaccine Policy for Central Fire District

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New Vaccine Policy for Central Fire District

At the recent Board Meeting on August 17th, 2021, the Central Fire District Board of Directors gave the following direction: 

“Mandate that all personnel be vaccinated against COVID-19 with qua...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Safety Recall Issued for Kidde Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors

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Kidde Smoke Alarm/ Carbon Monoxide Alarm Recall

Kidde is recalling the following models of TruSense Smoke Alarms and Combination Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Alarms, due to the risk of these models failing to alert consumers to a fire. If you have any of the foll...

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

New Fee Schedule Approved, Effective 7/1/2021

FEE SCHEDULE FY 2021-22

The Central Fire District Board of Directors approved a resolution approving a new fee schedule for the consolidated District at their regular Board Meeting on June 10, 2021. This fee schedule will become effective July 1, 2021.

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Recall Notice: Fire Alarm Pull Stations

Alarm Recall

Potter Electric Recalls Addressable Pull Stations Single/Dual Action Due to Failure to Alert to Fire

Potter Electric is recalling their Addressable Pull Stations Single/Dual Action Hazard units (see photo and product info below): The pull handle on some un...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Preliminary Budget Adopted for FY 2021-2022

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The Central Fire District has approved the Preliminary Budget for Fiscal Year 2021-2022, at the June 10, 2021 Board of Directors Meeting. 

This Preliminary Budget is now viewable on our District Budget Page.

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Posted on: February 4, 2021

Fire District Consolidation Completed!

Consolidation Complete

As of this morning, February 4, 2021, Central FPD and Aptos/La Selva FPD have officially consolidated into one District, now known as “Central Fire District of Santa Cruz County”. The District would like to extend thanks to all the staff, agencies and mem...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Resources for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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We encourage residents and businesses to stay up-to-date on the current situation of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in our county and the current recommendations for preventing the contraction and spread of COVID-19. We’ve assembled a resource page dedicated to C...

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