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Free Residential Knox Box Program

You can have a secure lock box installed at your home at no cost if you are 62 or older, have a disability, or need assistance with a major life activity. The lock box will help firefighters and paramedics reach you in an emergency if you are unable to open the door. Click here for more information and eligibility. 

Fire and Water Expo / Open House

Join us at the 2021 Escondido Fire Department Open House / Fire & Water Expo sponsored by Rincon Del Diablo Water District! Saturday September 25 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at Escondido Fire Station #4 at 3301 Bear Valley Parkway (next to Kit Carson Park) More info:

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