With pride and professionalism, the Moraga-Orinda Fire District will provide the highest level of emergency and public service in response to the needs of our community.

A MESSAGE FROM FIRE CHIEF STEPHEN HEALY

MOFD Chief, Randall BradleyThank you for taking the time to visit the Moraga-Orinda Fire District’s website. We strive to be transparent and provide the public with updated information concerning District activities. If there is information that you cannot find on this website, please let us know and we will work to make the information available. READ MORE

District Meetings

District Board Meeting - June 1, 2016 - Wednesday, Jun 01, 2016
District Board Meeting - June 15, 2016 - Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016
District Board Meeting - July 6, 2016 - Wednesday, Jul 06, 2016
District Board Meeting - July 20, 2016 - Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016
District Board Meeting - August 3, 2016 - Wednesday, Aug 03, 2016
District Board Meeting - August 17, 2016 - Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016
District Board Meeting - September 7, 2016 - Wednesday, Sep 07, 2016
District Board Meeting - October 5, 2016 - Wednesday, Oct 05, 2016
District Board Meeting - October 19, 2016 - Wednesday, Oct 19, 2016
District Board Meeting - November 2, 2016 - Wednesday, Nov 02, 2016
District Board Meeting - November 16, 2016 - Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016
District Board Meeting - December 7, 2016 - Wednesday, Dec 07, 2016
District Board Meeting - December 21, 2016 - Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016

Community Events

First Aid Classes - Saturday, Jun 25, 2016
First Aid Classes - Saturday, Sep 24, 2016

Announcements ››

The annual deadline for property owners to complete the required weed abatement is June 15, 2016. On April 22nd, a postcard containing a safety checklist and reminder of the June 15, 2016 Weed Abatement deadline was mailed to each property owner. Please review the Wildfire Notices FAQs (/LiteratureRetrieve.aspx?ID=232275) for more information. After the June 15 deadline, you may file a complaint by calling 925-258-4525, ext. 524. You may also fill out a Complaint Form (/LiteratureRetrieve.aspx?ID=123937) and email it to info@mofd.org. This year, homeowners can learn how to share the responsibility for wildfire safety through a new program called Firewise. The District is providing homeowners with the option of conducting a voluntary home assessment conducted by Fire District Prevention Staff. The assessment is an educational tool for the homeowner to learn how to “harden” their home against wildfire. Property owners may schedule a voluntar.. Full Story

Moraga-Orinda Fire District is continuing to support the Town of Moraga during the gas and power outage related to the sinkhole at Rheem Blvd and Center Street. Rheem Blvd will be closed for an indefinite period of time. Please avoid the area if possible. PG&E is working hard to restore service as quickly as possible. .. Full Story

Sandbags20-Jan-2016

SANDBAGS Sandbags, when properly filled and placed, will redirect storm and debris flows away from property improvements. FILLING Fill sandbags one-half full. Sand is suggested if readily available; however, sand is not mandatory, any local soil may be used. For a more durable bag with increased effective life, mix 10 parts of sand or soil with 1 part of cement. The materials can be mixed and placed dry. After all bags are in place, a light sprinkling of water is recommended. This technique is only effective with burlap sandbags and will not work with plastic sandbags. PLACING Fold top of sandbag down and rest bag on its folded top (Fig 4). It is important to place bags with the folded top toward the upstream or uphill direction to prevent bags from opening when water runs by them. Care should be taken to stack sandbags in accordance with the illustrations. Place each sandbag as shown, completing each layer prior to starting the next layer. Limit p.. Full Story

News ››

Vehicle Fire Damages Moraga Home Moraga-Orinda Fire District 1280 Moraga Way Moraga, CA 94556 Contact: Dennis Rein, Public Information Officer Release Date: May 17, 2016 MORAGA - Just after 4:00 AM on Tuesday, May 17, Moraga-Orinda Fire units were called to 235 Sandringham Drive N. in Moraga. The first arriving fire engine found a vehicle in the carport fully involved and fire in the surrounding vegetation. The fire had already spread from the carport to a storage area and into the house’s attic. A total of 19 Firefighters from the Moraga-Orinda Fire District and Contra Costa County Fire responded to the incident. The fire was declared under control at 4:33 AM. Three people were displaced from the home; there were no reported injuries. Moraga-Orinda Fire District crews will be checking back in at the scene throughout the day to be sure the fire does not reignite. For additional information contact: Dennis Rein at 925-698-4575. Pho.. Full Story