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Most City offices will be closed or have modified hours Dec. 23 - Jan. 3. Click the title of this news item for details on facility closures this holiday...
Get information about Mountain View's initiatives for local homeless and people living in vehicles.
Drug Take Back Program
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...
Each year, four scholarships are given in honor of Chief John Fetz and Chief John Walsh, who each spent more than 30 years serving the Mountain View Fire...
October 4-10 is Fire Prevention Week, and we want your family to be safe throughout the year. Click this article title to learn more fire safety tips.
On Saturday, September 26 residents can dispose of expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs with the Mountain View Fire Department.
The Mountain View Senior Center (266 Escuela Ave.) will be open as a City Cooling Center through Thursday due to high temperatures in the Bay Area.
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City Manager Dan Rich announced the appointment of Deputy Chief Juan F. Diaz as Mountain View’s new Fire Chief.
Mark Your Calendars! Come to the Mountain View Firefighters' Annual Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction on October 3, 2015 from 8:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Two important recalls from Kidde regarding fire safety products that may be in your home. We ask that you take a look at your devices and read the recall...
The National Weather Service has issued flood warnings for our area through Friday, December 12.
On Tuesday, October 28, the Alisa Ann Ruch Burn Foundation's Burn Relay will be coming through town.
Will be Saturday, Sep. 27 from 10:00 am -2:00 pm at the Police and Fire Administration Building at 1000 Villa St.
The Mountain View Fire Department wants to remind citizens that all forms of fireworks (except for public shows put on by trained and permitted professionals)...
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And tips to stay cool during this period of warmer weather. Click news title to learn more »
Rim Fire and the Hetch-Hetchy Water Update
There are no impacts to water quality at this time; additional information and updates regarding the impact of the fire on SFPUC facilities can be found on the...
Sign Up for a Mountain View CERT Class
Halloween Safety Tips
The Mountain View Fire Department encourages residents to follow the following safety tips for a safe Halloween.
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...