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Fire Suppression

The Petaluma Fire Department is staffed with full-time paid firefighters. Each member of the Department has training in emergency medical services at the minimum level of EMT-1 and many are EMT-Paramedics. Each has been trained in a variety of technical rescue skills including Rescue Systems, Confined Space Rescue, Trench Rescue, Swift Water Rescue, Auto Extrication and Hazardous Materials--Operational Level. The Department is comprised of the following personnel:

  • Fire Chief - 1
  • Battalion Chiefs - 3
  • EMS Manager - 1
  • Fire Marshal -1
  • Fire Captains - 9
  • Fire Engineers - 9
  • Firefighters - 13
  • Firefighter/Paramedics - 17
  • Fire Inspectors - 2
  • Administrative Assistant - 1
  • Department Secretary - 1
Station Tours

To arrange a tour of the fire stations, please call the Station 1 captain at 707.778.4366 or e-mail your requests to firedept@ci.petaluma.ca.us

 

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Contact Information

Larry B. Anderson, Fire Chief

Jeff Schach,
Battalion Chief - Administration & EMS Division

Cary Fergus

Fire Marshal

Phil Sutsos,
Battalion Chief - Support Services Division

Jeff Holden,
Battalion Chief - Operations & Training

Russ Rasmussen,
Battalion Chief - Communications & Technology

 

Petaluma Fire Department Location:
198 ‘D’ St.
Petaluma, CA 94952
phone: 707.778.4390
alternative emergency phone:
707.762.4545
fax: 707.762.4547
email:
firedept@ci.petaluma.ca.us
Fire Prevention Bureau Location:
22 Bassett Street
Cary Fergus
Fire Marshal
phone: 707.778.4389
fax: 707.776.3642
mailing address:
11 English Street
Petaluma, CA 94952