Upcoming Board Meetings

The next board meeting scheduled for September 24, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. has been canceled.

Fire Station 1

8035 Winter Gardens Blvd.
El Cajon, CA 92021

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Fire Station 2

12216 Lakeside Ave.
Lakeside, CA 92040

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Fire Station 3

14008 Highway 8 Business
El Cajon, CA 92021

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Fire Station 26

15245 Oak Creek Rd.
El Cajon, CA 92021

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Report a fire hazard in your neighborhood

We want to hear your concerns so we can assist in resolving the hazardous condition and provide the necessary clearance so our firefighters can protect your neighborhood.

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Interested in becoming a firefighter with Lakeside Fire Protection District?

We are currently seeking dedicated and motivated individuals for the positions of Firefighter/Paramedic and Reserve Firefighter.

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On behalf of the men and women of the Lakeside Fire Protection District, I welcome you to our website. Our personnel take pride in the District's rich history and remain committed to protecting the lives, property, and environment of our communities, while providing compassionate customer service.

Fire Chief Donald Butz

How Lakeside Fire Protection District serves its communities

Ever wonder what your fire department is doing for you? Here's an annual breakdown of the call volume for Lakeside Fire Protection District.

Annual Incident Summary


  • Medical: 7,704
  • Structure Fire: 185
  • Vegetation Fire: 24
  • Vehicle Fire: 82
  • Traffic Collision: 711
  • Gas Break / Hazmat / Alarm: 213
  • Public Service: 225
  • Rescue: 75
  • Other: 483

Total Calls: 9,702

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Latest News

Now Hiring: Reserve Firefighter (8/28)

The Lakeside Fire Protection District is currently seeking applications for the position of Reserve Firefighter. For more information or to