Learn more about our Model AA Fire Engine.

Interim Fire Commissioner Opening

The Saratoga Fire District Board has an opening for an interim Fire Commissioner. The position term is from January 2016 through November 2018. Applicants must live in the Fire District. If you are interested, please fill out an Employment Application.  Applications, with resumes, must be returned by 5:00 p.m. on January 15, 2016. They may be returned by email to twhitley@saratogafire.org or by fax to 408-867-1330. Interviews will be held on January 26, 2016.

Early Warning Alarm System (EWAS) Ordinance Changes

The Early Warning Alarm System ordinance has been updated to reflect changes in technology. If your property is in the Wildland Urban Interface (WUI), click here to see how your property has been affected by the changes. If your property is not in the WUI, click here.

SFD Programs

2015 Defensible Space Chipping Program

Dead Tree Removal Program

Mission Statement

To provide the most effective and efficient fire and life safety while protecting lives, property, and the environment within the district.


The Saratoga Fire Protection District has received the District Transparency Certificate of Excellence by the Special District Leadership Foundation in recognition of its outstanding efforts to promote transparency and good governance.