Residents living in the Carmel Highlands FPD are invited to participate in the 2020 Residential Chipper Program. The Chipper Program is funded by the Carmel Highlands FPD to assist with the disposal of hazardous fuels. Property owners who remove vegetative material from their property to reduce the....
On Thursday, October 29, 2020, at approximately 7:00 AM, firefighters from Carmel Highlands FPD, Cypress FPD, Pebble Beach CSD, Monterey Fire Department, and CAL FIRE, responded to a vegetation fire in the area of Fern Canyon Road and Cypress Way in Carmel Highlands. The fire was contained to 3/4 of an acre and was caused by a dead tree that fell across the roadway, and into the powerlines. CAL FIRE BEU... See MoreSee Less
Welcome back to Firefighter Steffan Lopez and Fire Apparatus Engineer Brian Zander, who staffed Cypress Fire Protection District's Water Tender, on the Creek Fire, for 21 days. Lopez and Zander were part of a Task Force that consisted of two engines from Santa Clara County, and an engine from Santa Clara City. The Task Force Leader was a Battalion Chief from San Jose City Fire. ... See MoreSee Less
Carmel, CA – On Monday, October 05, 2020, Carmel Highlands Fire Protection District(FPD)/CAL FIRE, Cypress Fire Protection District(FPD)/CAL FIRE, San Benito-Monterey Unit CAL FIRE, Carmel-by-the-Sea Ambulance, Monterey County Sheriff, and California State Parks responded to a juvenile victim who was stranded on a ledge after sliding down a cliff at Point Lobos State Reserve. The victim was extracted from the ledge using a low angle rescue system, and then released into his parent’s custody. ... See MoreSee Less
Carmel Highlands Fire is happy to announce the fourth round of our residential chipping program for 2020. Chipping begins November 30th and ends December 11th.
Year-round dates and all program guidelines are posted on our website:
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The Carmel Highlands and Big Sur area are expecting a PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS), expect an outage from 8pm tonight 10/14/2020 through 10pm on Friday 10/16/2020. The outage will occur south of Peter Pan Road.