The Fire Department is responsible for providing Fire Suppression, Technical Rescue, Hazardous Materials Spill/Release Mitigation, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Life Safety and Enforcement Services and Emergency Preparedness for the citizens of Clovis. This responsibility includes the following functions: fire protection; emergency medical services; urban search and rescue; high angle, trench, water and confined space rescue; hazardous condition mitigation; strategic planning; administration; fire cause and origin investigations; code enforcement; public education; emergency preparedness; disaster response and coordination. These responsibilities are distributed through two bureaus and eight divisions. The Department continues to promote sound planning, economic efficiency, and effective use of the City resources while providing essential and valuable services.
Fire Administration and Support Services Division
The Fire Administration & Support Services Division is responsible for administering the Accreditation Program, development and administration of the Fire Department Budget. Fire Administration and Support Services provides administrative analysis, report preparation, coordination of programs, incident response data management, time keeping, and other routine duties performed daily that support the delivery of emergency and non-emergency services. Administration and Support Services also identifies, writes and manages grants to supplement funding for all Department programs.
Population Protected -110,273
Square Miles Served - 24.36
City General Fund Budget 16/17 - $65.5 million
Fire Department Budget 16/17- $14.4 million
Cost per Capita served - $131
Property Loss in 2017 - $2.8 million
Number of Calls for Service 2017 - 9,813
ISO Rating - 2
Number of Fire Stations - 5
Minimum Staffing per Shift and Ranks - 16 Total: 1 Battalion Officer, 5 Captains, 5 Engineers, and 5 Firefighters (1 Chief Officer, 1 Truck, and 4 Engine Companies)
Number of Sworn Budgeted Personnel - 61
Number of Non-Sworn Budgeted Personnel - 5 Full-Time and 3 Part-Time
***For additional information, please download the Clovis Fire Department Annual Report.
Clovis Fire Department
1233 Fifth Street, Clovis, CA 93612
Call 9-1-1 in an emergency