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Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District provides fire and fire-based emergency services to residents in unincorporated Washoe County surrounding the Cities of Reno and Sparks. 80,000 + residents live within the Truckee Meadows Fire District Boundaries.

Latest News

Apr 22, 2014
Regional Animal Services to become County department July 1.
Apr 16, 2014
Reserve firefighters will work and train with TMFPD
Apr 8, 2014
Commissioners held public discussion on Regional Fire Services.
Apr 7, 2014
Regularly scheduled Board of Commissioners meeting includes marijuana ordinance and fire services discussions April 8.
Apr 3, 2014
County will celebrate Friday during spring break for students.

Apr 2, 2014
Open burning allowed Thursday April 3 through Sunday April 6.
Mar 28, 2014
Washoe County public safety agencies host crime prevention and public safety fair April 5.
Mar 25, 2014
County Manager says 'stay the course' and 'hold the line on expenditures' is theme for this year's State of the County.
Mar 17, 2014
Event scheduled for March 19 at Arrowcreek Fire Station in Reno.
Feb 27, 2014
Residents must obtain new burn permits from their nearest TMFPD fire station March 1.
Feb 25, 2014
Commissioners approve mutual aid agreement between Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District and City of Reno.
Jan 28, 2014
Manager says County will 'stay the course' with budget.
Jan 17, 2014
Firefighters warn of dangers from improper disposal of fireplace ashes in advance of the second anniversary of the Washoe Drive Fire.
Jan 16, 2014
Firefighters save dog from ice in Hidden Valley.
Jan 10, 2014
Gusty winds expected throughout Washoe County Saturday.
Jan 9, 2014
WUI Code discussion will be held in Incline Village Jan. 16.
Dec 17, 2013
County considers new options to manage Regional Animal Services.
Nov 26, 2013
Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District offers home cooking safety tips.
Nov 11, 2013
Washoe County groundbreaking ceremony Thursday, Nov. 14 at 11:30 a.m.
Nov 8, 2013
Washoe County's firefighters offer citizens another way to keep in touch.
Oct 22, 2013
Board of County Commissioners selects John Slaughter to be new County Manager.
Oct 4, 2013
Fire Prevention Week is Oct. 6-12.
Sep 26, 2013
Fire Marshal advises carbon monoxide detectors for all homes.

Sep 24, 2013
Commissioners approve Interlocal Fire Agreement.
Sep 13, 2013
Both schools evacuated all students.
Aug 23, 2013
Poor air quality conditions expected to last through Tuesday, August 27.
Aug 21, 2013
Multiple agencies assisting with nearly 80 acre fire.
Aug 19, 2013
Proclamation issued during 17th Annual Lake Tahoe Summit.
Jul 2, 2013
BLM fighting fire estimated at 5,400 acres so far.
Jul 1, 2013
District finishes first year under budget.
Jun 29, 2013
Fire Marshal investigating possible cause from kitchen appliance.
Jun 28, 2013
Extreme heat, drought create dangerous conditions for holiday.
Jun 17, 2013
Gusty winds expected throughout Washoe County through Tuesday night.
Jun 11, 2013
Members appointed to Blue Ribbon Committee on Regional Fire.
Apr 8, 2013
County will celebrate Tuesday during spring break for students
Mar 29, 2013
Eight Northern Nevada fire departments certify new Hazardous Materials Technicians
Mar 28, 2013
No burn permits are being issued at this time.
Mar 22, 2013
Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District quickly puts out structure fire and rescues 2 family pets.
Mar 9, 2013
Regional input needed to review and analyze fire service.
Mar 6, 2013
Residents must obtain new burn permits.
Feb 26, 2013
Change allows for a paramedic on duty at every TMFPD station 24/7.
Jan 25, 2013
Improper ash disposal presents huge danger to the community.
Jan 14, 2013
Local businesses pitch in to help residents recover from fire damage.
Nov 15, 2012
Fuel crews will be in the park November 16 & 17, 2012.
Improper and careless ash disposal presents huge danger to the community.
Nov 14, 2012
Fire Chief encourages citizens to report those who disregard warnings.
Nov 7, 2012
Fire Chief reminds citizens of Red Flag Warning.
Oct 25, 2012
Crews will start burning piles of tree limbs and brush in Sun Valley Regional Park, adjacent to Esther Bennett Elementary School.
Oct 24, 2012
Residents required to obtain permit to burn debris through Oct. 31.
Aug 19, 2012
Fire agencies contained a 48-acre blaze in the Palomino area today at 1:45 p.m. Ignited by discharge of a firearm, the fire started around 10 a.m. this morning and consumed 38 acres of private land and 11 acres of public land. 


Jul 24, 2012
Since July 1, new Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District has responded to 533 calls including responses to 40 fires in Northern Nevada. Standing up the new fire district involved 24 career and volunteer stations, selecting and equipping and 105 career and 180 volunteer fire fighters and support staff, and required a significant amount of effort and commitment by more than a dozen departments at Washoe County.
1001 E. 9th Street, Bldg. D, 2nd Floor, Reno, NV 89512
PHONE: 775.326.6000 - FAX: 775.326.6003 - EMAIL: info@tmfpd.us