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Welcome to the online home of the San Carlos Fire Department, with services provided by the Redwood City Fire Department. Here, you’ll find information about the services we provide to the communities of San Carlos and Redwood City. They include fire prevention, operations, communications, emergency services, paramedic services and more. For more information on how we work to protect life and property throughout the communities of Redwood City and San Carlos, please click on the links below.


We welcome opportunities to provide education and outreach to the community. We would enjoy speaking to your community group, church group, neighborhood association, workplace or other gathering of local residents on a variety of fire safety-related topics. Event requests and fire station tours can be scheduled by filling out a public education request form, simply click on the button above. Two weeks advance notice is required.


The San Carlos Fire Department provides fire and emergency medical services for San Carlos.

Fire Station No. 13

525 Laurel St., San Carlos

Fire Station No. 13


Fire Station No. 16

1280 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Carlos

Fire Station No. 16


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