CAL FIRE Firefighters Local #2881 – Serving the Professional Firefighters in San Diego County
The 10th District of CAL FIRE Firefighters of Local #2881 is made up of nearly 500 firefighting members operating out of over 45 Fire Stations and facilities. Our members staff CAL FIRE All Risk Fire Engines, Municipal Paramedic Engines, Ladder Trucks, Command and Support Vehicles, Paramedic Transport Ambulances, Fire Rescue Helicopters, Urban Search and Heavy Rescue Units, Water Rescue Units, Brush Patrols, Water Tenders, Fire Crew Carrying Vehicles and Air Coordination Aircraft. Every aspect of the County Fire Operation in San Diego has members from Local #2881 involved, providing professional service. We are the Firefighters of San Diego County Fire, the Deer Springs Fire Protection District, the Ramona Fire Department and the Yuima Municipal Water District.
Local #2881 – 10th District officers work hard everyday to ensure that we protect our members wages, working conditions and benefits. In addition, we stay active in local politics that deal with fire protection in San Diego County. We ensure that our members are represented as the world class firefighters they are. The County has seen tremendous growth in Fire Protection Services and has invested over $450 Million Dollars over the last 10 years. This dramatic increase in funding, infrastructure and staffing has been balanced with an open door relationship with our CAL FIRE San Diego County Fire Management Team, ensuring #1 that the needs of those we service comes first.
⚡️Endorsement Announcement! ⚡️The San Diego region is prone to extreme drought and high risk of wildfire. If you’ve ever been evacuated from your neighborhood because of wildfire, you know first hand how important fire protection is. Your life and property depend on quick action and courage of first responders.
The County of San Diego receives fire protection from CalFire - a state fire protection and forestry agency. Today I am proud to announce an endorsement that validates my commitment to public safety as a core function of County government. Thank you to CalFire for your support and confidence in me. #OlgaDiaz2020
"As a City Councilmember and community leader, Olga Diaz has a track record of supporting public safety and she is committed to keeping San Diego County neighborhoods safe. Our firefighters face more dangerous and more frequent wildfires every year—we need partners like Olga who understand the challenges our firefighters face. Olga Diaz is the right choice for San Diego County Supervisor, and our members are proud to stand with her.” - Tim Edwards, President of CAL FIRE Local 2881 ... See MoreSee Less