Cypress Fire Protection District is a proactive, progressive fire department providing a high level of service and protection to our community.


Wildfire Preparation

Preparing for a wildfire starts with 3 simple steps: Ready, Set, Go. Is your home ready?



New Class! Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). Area residents are invited to attend.


Smoke Detectors

Have you changed the batteries in your smoke detector lately?

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Need sandbags? We have sandbags! If you live in Cypress Fire Protection District, your nearest sandbag location: Oliver Road off Highway 1 (adjacent to the River Inn Hotel). Q's, or if you need assistance with sandbags please call the Rio Road Fire Station at (831) 624-4511.

Did you know that cooking fires are the number one cause of home fires and home injuries? By following a few safety tips, you can prevent some of these incidents.
See the link below for Cooking Safety Tips:

As we approach the 4th of July, the Cypress Fire Protection District, would like to remind residents & guests that ALL fireworks are prohibited in All areas of unincorporated Carmel.
We would like to wish you and your families a festive and safe Independence Day!


RELEASE DATE: May 6, 2021
CAL FIRE Suspends Burn Permits in San Benito and Monterey Counties

For information on how to create Defensible Space, Home Hardening, Evacuation Planning and how to be prepared for wildfires, visit

On April 7th CAL FIRE participated in a multi-agency water rescue drill off Carmel River State Beach. Resources from Pebble Beach CSD, Carmel Highlands FPD, and Cypress FPD all responded to the drill using specialized equipment purchased by all three districts.

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