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 - August 5, 2015 - Wednesday, Aug 05, 2015
District Board Meeting - August 19, 2015 - Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015
District Board Meeting - September 2, 2015 - Wednesday, Sep 02, 2015
District Board Meeting - October 7, 2015 - Wednesday, Oct 07, 2015
District Board Meeting - October 21, 2015 - Wednesday, Oct 21, 2015
District Board Meeting - November 4, 2015 - Wednesday, Nov 04, 2015
District Board Meeting - November 18, 2015 - Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015
District Board Meeting - December 2, 2015 - Wednesday, Dec 02, 2015
District Board Meeting - December 16, 2015 - Wednesday, Dec 16, 2015

Community Events

First Aid Classes - Saturday, Sep 26, 2015

Announcements ››

FACT SHEET REGARDING STATION-43 and PROPOSED STATION-46 PROGRAM Response Capabilities and Operational Readiness: Station-43, located at 20 Via Las Cruses in Orinda, is open 24-hours a day, 365 days per year. The crew from Station-43 serves the Moraga-Orinda Fire District (MOFD) Three (3) Firefighters work at the station. One is always a Paramedic. The crew staffs a “structure” fire engine, a “wildland” fire engine, and an ambulance. The crew can only staff one of these apparatus at a time. The ambulance was added to the station in 2013 Station-43 is one of five MOFD fire stations All MOFD engines, trucks, and battalion chiefs are dispatched using computer-aided software that identifies the closest resource using satellites. The closest resource to the incident is then sent, regardless of agency or political boundary. Like all MOFD apparatus (Engines, Ladder Truck, Water Tender, Battalion Chief’s) the crew at Station-43 also.. Full Story

MORAGA-ORINDA FIRE DISTRICT FIRE PREVENTION INFORMATION SHEET Guidelines for Mowing Weeds, Small Brush, and Dried Annual Grasses Safely mowing vegetation can only be done during specified times and under certain conditions. Failure to use ordinary care may result in an ignition. The following guidelines are recommended for Homeowners: As soon as practical once annual grasses have died and turned brown (typically May or early June). Mow before 10:00 a.m. Wind speed < 5 MPH Never during both Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings For Commercial Mowing Operations: As soon as practical once annual grasses have died and turned brown (typically May or early June). Before 10:00 a.m. Mowing operations may commence if relative humidity > 40% and wind speed < 15 MPH. After 10:00 a.m. Mowing operations may commence if relative humidity > 60% and wind speed < 5 MPH. All mowing is prohibited during both Fire Weather Watches and Red.. Full Story

News ››

PRESS RELEASE Moraga-Orinda Fire District 1280 Moraga Way Moraga, CA 94556 Contact: Stephen Healy, Fire Chief Release Date: July 30, 2015 MORAGA - On Thursday, July 30, 2015, the Moraga-Orinda Fire District (MOFD) responded to a vegetation fire in Moraga. The fire was reported at 12:35 p.m. to the rear of homes on Natalie Drive. Approximately 40 acres of grass and brush was charred. The fire burned in a cattle ranch; no stock was injured. The fire threatened structures in two neighborhoods. The fire was contained at 1:56 p.m. One MOFD Firefighter suffered a minor injury. No homes were damaged. The 4-alarm fire brought 122 personnel from MOFD, Contra Costa County Fire, CAL Fire, and East Bay Regional Parks to the scene. The fire is under investigation. Photo Credit: MOFD Photo Credit: CAL Fire Photo Credit: MOFD Photo Credit: MOFD .. Full Story