Exit Drills In The Home (E.D.I.T.H.)

Exit Drills In The Home (E.D.I.T.H.)

Performing Exit Drills in the Home can help you and your family prepare for an emergency.

Have you checked your smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors?

Have you checked your smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors?

Have you changed the batteries on your smoke alarm and carbon monoxide (CO) detectors?

Fire Impact Fee Fact Sheet

Fire Impact Fee Fact Sheet

Fire impact fees are one-time charges paid to the City by developers and builders applied to offset the additional public service costs of new development.

Preventing Wildland/Brush Fires

Preventing Wildland/Brush Fires

Watsonville Fire is urging residents to be cautious with anything than can cause a spark or open flames.

Protect your head: Wear a helmet!

Protect your head: Wear a helmet!

Whether you are rollerblading, skateboarding, riding a bike or a scooter; always remember to wear your helmet.

Winter Safety

Winter Safety

Although the weather outside isn't frightful, it is getting colder at night. Find out what you can do to help keep you and your family safe this winter.

How to Shelter-in-Place

How to Shelter-in-Place

"Shelter-in-place" means selecting an interior room or rooms in your home or workplace with no or few windows and taking refuge there.

Watsonville Fire Department

The Watsonville Fire Department protects the City of Watsonville residents by providing comprehensive emergency services with dedicated professionals in cooperation with other agencies. Serving an area of approximately 14 square miles with a population of 60,000, we are committed to expanding our capabilities by continuously evaluating threats and formulating strategies to effectively safeguard our community.

The Fire Department responds to a variety of emergency incidents:

  • Structure fires, emergency medical incidents, rescues, hazardous materials incidents, automobile fires, wildland fires, provides local and statewide mutual aid assistance, and other miscellaneous calls.

The Fire Department also responds to many non-emergency incidents such as standby incidents with police, public service calls, as well as fire safety inspections.

The Fire Department also places great emphasis on public relation activities such as Toys for Tots, Community education programs, and the child safety seat inspection program.