The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District
(ECCFPD) is a rural funded fire district that protects approximately 249 square miles and approximately 128,000 residents. The district provides firefighting personnel and emergency medical services (basic life support) to the residents and businesses of the City of Brentwood, and Oakley, and to the Township of Discovery Bay, Bethel Island, Knightsen, Byron, Marsh Creek, and Morgan Territory.
As of July 1, 2017, ECCFPD has three (3) fire stations staffed by three (3) firefighters, for a total district staffing of nine (9) firefighters per day, The district responds to over 7,700 calls a year that depend on approximately 9,590 fire engine responses.
ECCFPD's Master Plan, calls for nine (9) stations to adequately provide coverage to the District's citizens and businesses.
What area does the District serve?
ECCFPD provides Fire, Rescue, and EMS Services in a 249 square mile area of Eastern Contra Costa County. This area contains a broad range of land classifications; urban, rural, and what is formally designated Frontier/Wilderness. The District covers the Cities of Brentwood and Oakley, the Town of Discovery Bay, the communities of Byron, Bethel Island, and Knightsen, the Marsh Creek/Morgan Territory area, and all to the East of Clayton. It serves a population of ~128,000 The Cities of Pittsburg and Antioch are not part of the District and are served by the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District (CONFIRE).
This app is for the employees of the ECCFPD and the community it serves. It contains information about our department as well as safety and fire prevention tips.