Skip County Header
Alameda County, CA,

News & Events


Get e-mail updates  Get e-mail alerts when news items are updated.

Current News

None at this time.

Archived News

  • 11/14/2017  Thanksgiving Fire Safety Tips(626KB)  Did you know Thanksgiving is the leading day of the year for home fires involving home cooking equipment? Plan to have a safe Thanksgiving by clicking on the link above to view the latest safety tips from the National Fire Protection Association.
  • 10/25/2017  Have You Registered for AC Alert, Alameda County's Mass Notification System?  Get notified about emergencies and other important community information by signing up for the free AC Alert System. This system will provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of emergencies such as earthquakes, fires or severe weather.
  • 08/28/2017  We're Hiring Dispatchers! Apply by 9/22  We're hiring Dispatchers! The deadline to submit an application online is Friday, September 22, 2017. To learn more about this exciting opportunity, please click on the link above.
  • 08/21/2017  Help Support the ACFD & ACFFA Back to School Supply Drive August 19-September 1(433KB)  Help support the ACFD and Alameda County Fire Fighters Association-Local 55 4th Annual Back-to-School Supply Drive from August 19th-September 1st. Click on the link above for more information and drop-off locations.
  • 07/07/2017  Wildfire is Coming. Are You Ready?  Learn more about how to prevent wildfire and how you can prepare your family in the event of a wildfire. Click on the link above for more info from our state partners at Cal Fire on how you can plan, prepare and act.
  • 06/05/2017  Visit the Alameda County Fire Department on YouTube!  Did you know that the ACFD has a YouTube channel? Click on the link above to view videos from the 2017 ACFD Recruit Academy and previous Urban Shield exercises.
  • 03/21/2017  We're Hiring!  Apply to join our team as a Fire Department Specialist Clerk by April 10, 2017! Click on the link above to learn more about the position and to submit an application.
  • 11/10/2016  We're Hiring--Apply to Join Our Team as a Dispatch Supervisor!  Do you have dispatching experience with a public safety agency? Click on the link above to learn more about our recruitment for the position of Fire Dispatch Supervisor! The deadline to apply is December 5, 2016.
  • 09/20/2017  RFPQ for an ACFD Ambulance Provider--Deadline Extended to 9/29 at 2PM  The Online Prequal Process for an Emergency Ambulance Service Provider for the Alameda County Fire Department is open until 9/29 @ 2PM. For more info, please click on the link above.
  • 08/21/2017  Prepare, Plan & Stay Informed!  Have you thought about how you would survive after an earthquake? Don't put off preparing for a disaster another day! Commit to becoming a better prepared citizen by checking out these resources for making a plan, getting a kit and staying informed.
  • 06/16/2017  Alameda County Firefighters 4th of July Pancake Breakfast(4819KB)  Join Alameda County Firefighters for the annual 4th of July Pancake Breakfast, co-sponsored by Newark IHOP, at Station 27 (Mowry at Cherry) in Newark from 8AM to 12PM. Click on the link above for more info.
  • 03/21/2017  Sign up for CERT Training or a Personal Emergency Preparedness Workshop this Spring...  Sign up for a free CERT training or Personal Emergency Preparedness Workshop. Please click on the link above for more information & to RSVP.
  • 06/05/2017  Fire Season is Here...Is Your Home Ready?  Fire Season in Alameda County is here. Is your home ready? Click on the link above to learn about the simple steps you can take to increase the chance of your home surviving a fire this summer.



* Portable Document Format (PDF) file requires the free Adobe Reader.

Alameda County sealAlameda County © 2016 • All Rights Reserved • Legal / DisclaimersAccessibility