City of Oakland offices are closed today, Monday, February 18, in observance of Presidents' Day.
The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the East Bay Hills, beginning Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 11:00 PM and ending at 9:00 AM on Monday, October 8th.
Air Quality Advisory and Red Flag Warning Issued for the Bay Area – Oakland Fire Department Provides Tips to Stay Safe.
City of Oakland Responds to Incident re: Firefighter Reported to Police while Conducting Inspections
Recently, an on-duty sworn OFD member was questioned while conducting annual vegetation management inspections in the Oakland Hills.
In an ongoing effort to reduce the threat and devastating effects of wildfires in the Oakland hills, the Oakland Fire Department today released a Draft Vegetation Management Plan (VMP) for public review and comment.
Today Oakland Fire Chief Darin White announced two key appointments whose expertise and experience will advance the Chief's efforts to further strengthen and build his executive leadership team: Toshia Shavies Marshall is the new Emergency Manager of the Fire Department's Office of Emergency Services, and William Weisgerber, Jr. is the Interim Fire Marshal.