Mission Statement

The Mountain View Fire Department exists to save lives and property, protect the environment and minimize the risk of fire and natural disasters by translating service requests into action and investing in education, training and prevention.

Vision Statement

A progressive fire department that treats everyone with respect and dignity and applies best practices in innovative emergency response, fire prevention, training, environmental protection and public education.

Drug Take Back Program

Drug Take Back Program


Want to Prepare for the Next Disaster?
Sign Up for a Mountain View CERT Class

Safe Haven for Babies
The Safely Surrendered Baby Law permits the parent(s) or
surrendering person to safely and confidentially surrender a baby
within three days of birth to a designated Safe Surrender site in

City Homeless Initiatives

Get information about Mountain View's initiatives for local homeless and people living in vehicles.


Sharps Disposal Now Available

The Mountain View Fire Department is now providing a Free Sharp Disposal Service to our residents in partnership with the County of Santa Clara Department of Environmental Health (CSCDEH). The Sharp Disposal Container is located in the lobby of our Police-Fire Administration Building at 1000 Villa Street