• Kentfield Fire Station 17, Kentfield, CA
  • Engine 17
  • Truck 17 at Fairfax Fire
  • Truck 17
  • Kentfield Fire Historical Photo
  • Kentfield Helicopter Rescue

COVID-19 Fire Inspection Suspension Guidelines

In an effort to protect the general public and the employees of all Marin County Fire Agencies, and reflective of the shelter in place order issued March 16, 2020 by the Health Officer of the County of Marin, effective immediately, requests for all non-essential fire inspections have been suspended.

Read: COVID-19 Fire Inspection Suspension Guidelines

Defensible Space Seasonal Firefighter Recruitment 2020

Application Period: Continuous

The District is anticipating the need for seasonal firefighters this year.

  • Defensible Space Inspector: The Defensible Space Inspector will conduct professional work in fire prevention or other related work. Examples of work tasks include but are not limited to one or more of the following:
    • Perform defensible space inspections in accordance with Public Resources Code Section 4291.
    • Increase awareness, knowledge and actions implemented by individuals and communities to reduce human loss and property damage from wildfires, such as defensible space and other fuels reduction activities, fire prevention and fire safe building standards.

Learn more about this recruitment opportunity

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District News

14 February 2020
The District is anticipating the need for seasonal firefighters this year. Staffing during the wildland fire season (3-8 months) may include Engine and Inspector assignments. Engine: Firefighters in Engine assignments fight wildland, rural,...
29 January 2020
The Blood Drive is scheduled for Tuesday, February 25, 2020 from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Kentfield Fire District, 1004 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, Kentfield.To make an appointment at this blood drive, visit vitalant.org and click donate and enter spons...
23 September 2019
 Marin County Fire Chiefs AssociationFor Immediate ReleaseSeptember 23, 2019Red Flag Warning in Effect for Marin CountyWarning to remain in place until Wednesday MorningMarin County, CA -- The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warni...
10 September 2019
Kent Woodlands Evacuation Route Clearance Begins September 2019Kentfield Fire Protection District has identified high hazard areas in the Kent Woodlands where improvements can be made to reduce the amount of hazardous vegetation located along PR...

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