On July 1, 2021 the Lakeside Fire Protection District will process all construction-related inspections, plan reviews, document reviews and signing that was previously handled by the County of San Diego. As part of the transition, plans and inspection appointments can be submitted electronically through an online public portal. If you have any questions regarding this transition and how it may impact you, please send us an e-mail.

Upcoming Board Meetings

The next board meeting is scheduled for June 22, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. Additionally, there is a special board meeting scheduled for June 22, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.

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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.