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Menlo Park Fire Protection District

The Menlo Park Fire Protection District ran a live fire training exercise on December 12, 2013, a Winter Spare the Air Day. (CBS)

Menlo Park Firefighters Stage Live Fire Training Amid Spare The Air Alert

A Bay Area fire department is under scrutiny for staging a live fire training exercise, while residents have been banned from wood burning for several days due to poor air quality.

12/13/2013

An iPad inside a Menlo Park Fire Protection District fire engine. (CBS)

Menlo Park Fire Engines Outfitted With iPads

Fire engines in the Menlo Park Fire Protection District are being fitted with Apple iPads that will eventually assist firefighters in responding to calls.

11/08/2012

San Bruno explosion, gas pipeline

Peninsula Firefighters Now Armed With PG&E Pipeline Info

Risk assessments of the Pacific Gas and Electric pipelines that run beneath several peninsula communities have been incorporated into maps the Menlo Park Fire Protection District uses for training and response, said Chief Harold Schapelhouman.

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