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The CodeRED notification system sends important messages to residents and businesses within Santa Cruz & San Benito Counties in the event of emergency situations or critial community alerts.

Click on either link above to include your cellular or VOIP phone in the Emergency Notification system used by Santa Cruz Regional 9-1-1 personnel.

The system has the capability of sending thousands of messages in a very short time based on geographic location of an incident. Examples of notifications include: evacuations, bio-terrorism alerts, missing person reports, and severe weather alerts.

NOTE: If you are having issues enrolling your contact information into CodeRED, try using a different web browser. For more info on CodeRED alerts, visit Santa Cruz Regional 911 website at

What's New - August 2018 Minimize

Town Hall Meeting with Central & Aptos/La Selva FPD

Aptos/La Selva Fire Protection District has received the final version of ESCI’s Mid County Fire Agency Consolidation Study and Service Review Report. The electronic copy is available at the link (see button on right), and a hard-copy is available for viewing during regular office hours at the Administration Office at 6934 Soquel Drive.

We are asking community members to attend a Town Hall Presentation being held on Monday, August 27th at 6:00 p.m. at the Samper Recital Hall at Cabrillo College, where the consultants from ESCI will be presenting their findings/recommendations and answering questions from the public. 

Further details regarding this upcoming meeting and the history behind it, including a map to the upcoming meeting, is posted on our Board Communications Page.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact:

Aaron Lowe, Fire Chief
Aptos/La Selva Fire Protection District
6934 Soquel Drive, Aptos CA  95003
831-685-6690, ext. 113

CodeRED Alert Registration
Fire season is a reminder how residents could be notified of a natural disaster near their home , if  they are home or not. Traditional land line phones can be automatically alerted via reverse-911 calls  during an event.  Aptos/La Selva Fire Protection is part of the Santa Cruz County CodeRED Notification system which can alert your cellular or VOIP phone. This system is free to the public, available throughout Santa Cruz and San Benito County, and easy to register for, at the following site:
For more information on the CodeRED system or other emergency notification information, visit

Save the Date – Open House

A/LSFPD will hold their annual Open House event on Sunday, October 7, 2018, from 11 AM – 3 PM. This event is held at our Station 1 location at 6934 Soquel Drive, and is fun and educational for all ages. The event features live demonstrations, emergency vehicle tours and booths from several emergency response agencies including law enforcement, disaster response teams and more. The younger visitors can enjoy our ever-popular bounce house and coloring table, and visit with Patches the Fire Dog. More details to be released in future updates. Hope to see you there!

Living With Fire - PDF Minimize

Click the picture below to download "Living With Fire In Santa Cruz County", a comprehensive guide to protecting your home and property from the threat of a major wildland fire.  For more useful information on wildfire prevention and safety, you can visit  

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IN AN EFFORT TO PROVIDE THE BEST CUSTOMER SERVICE POSSIBLE,The Aptos/La Selva Fire District would like to hear from community members who have recently received fire or paramedic services. 

IF YOU RECEIVED A POSTCARD FROM US, please click on the link below to continue. Your comments are important and valuable to us, and will be used to evaluate and improve the quality of service provided by our organization. Thank you for your participation!


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Click the image below for information on current product safety recalls.

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NEXT REGULAR BOARD MEETING: Thursday, August 16, 2018 @ 7 PM

SPECIAL BOARD MEETING: Thursday, August 16, 2018 @ 8 PM

NOTE: A Special Board Meeting is scheduled for 8 PM, directly following the Regular Board Meeting of August 16, 2018.

NOTE: The 8/16/18 Board Agenda was amended on 8/13/18, to include the addition of Item 4.4 (see currently posted agenda for details).

Our Board of Directors typically meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7 PM, in addition to Special Meetings (scheduled as needed), in the upstairs Multi-Purpose Room at 6934 Soquel Drive, Aptos CA  95003.  All meetings are open to the public. For information on current agendas, as well as general information on our Board of Directors, click the graphics below.

NOTE: Per Brown Act compliance, Regular Board Meeting Agendas will be posted a minimum of 72 hours prior to the date/time of the meeting. Special Meetings will be posted a minimum of 24 hours prior. If you would like to receive direct email notices regarding meeting Agendas, as they become available, please click the icon below to sign up for our mailing list.


FY 2018-19 Preliminary Budget Minimize


On June 14, 2018, the Board of Directors of the Aptos/La Selva Fire Protection District adopted a Fiscal Year 2018-19 Preliminary Budget.

Copies of the budget may be obtained by clicking the button above, or visiting the Administration Office located at 6934 Soquel Drive, Aptos, from 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

On September 13, 2018 at 7 PM, the Board of Directors will meet at the same location to approve a Final Budget. Any person may appear and be heard regarding any item contained in the budget or regarding the addition of other items to the budget.

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Click the image below to request a Public Records request.  The attached form can be mailed or brought in person to our Administrative Office at 6934 Soquel Drive, Aptos CA 95003.

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The Fire Chief will ensure that all complaints are fully investigated. Click the graphic below to access our online Citizen Complaint Form.

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