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 Welcome to Santa Rosa Fire Department


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Welcome to the


On behalf of the Santa Rosa Fire Department, welcome to our website. The Santa Rosa Fire Department is made up of sworn and civilian employees who are highly capable and proud of their profession. Members of the Santa Rosa Fire Department have been serving our community since 1894.  We will meet the challenges of the future whole-heartedly and continue to provide high quality services to our customers in the Santa Rosa community.


The mission of the Santa Rosa Fire Department is to minimize the loss of life and damage to property and the environment resulting from fires, medical emergencies, complex rescues, and disasters through prevention, education, fire suppression, medical services, and other related emergency and non-emergency activities.  We will actively participate in our community, serve as role models, and strive to effectively and efficiently utilize all of the resources at our command to provide a service deemed excellent by our citizens.


Protecting life and property from fire or disaster is a noble calling, attracting people with a passion for public service. Utilizing the newest techniques and technologies available to the fire service, the Santa Rosa Fire Department confidently moves into the future as a lean, aggressive organization focused on providing the highest level of assistance possible.


We are committed to a creative process which develops mutual respect and pride in the community and ourselves. To this end, we value:

  • Providing Quality Service;
  • Encouraging Accessibility, Open Communication, and Participation in Decision Making;
  • Seeking and Celebrating Diversity;
  • Developing an Environment of Mutual Trust, Fairness, Sensitivity, and Dignity;
  • Promoting Confidence in the Individual Capabilities and Cooperation throughout the Organization;
  • Fostering Employee Development; and
  • Adapting to the Changing Circumstances of the Community.

We hope the information on this website proves useful to you and will answer most of your routine questions about the Santa Rosa Fire Department. To learn more about us click here.  This website is just one more convenient way to communicate with us. We want to be accessible and helpful, and look forward to hearing from you.  You can also check out our Facebook page for current events and news.

If you would like to contact me directly, please e-mail me at SRFD@srcity.org or call 707-543-3500

Anthony Gossner

Fire Chief


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