Welcome to Ross Valley Fire Department | Emergencies: Dial 9-1-1

    The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Marin from 3PM Wednesday through 3AM Thursday.  A strong cold front will bring heavy rain Wednesday afternoon through early Thursday morning. Urban and small stream flooding will become likely along with rapid rises on main stem rivers. Small creeks and streams may rapidly rise near or above bankfull. 

    See NWS Warnings, Watches, and Advisories


    Ross Valley Fire Department offers winter storm preparedness tips, with creek level monitoring and weather information. 

    Visit the Creek Levels and Weather Page

  • Register for Emergency Alerts

    Marin County Emergency Alert System

    All Marin residents must register their cell phones, VoIP phones, and landlines to receive emergency alerts by call, text, email, or app from Alert Marin. Register contact numbers for all family members so they’ll receive a warning when emergencies threaten your community. Practice evacuation drills regularly!

    Click here to register

Public Education

Ross Valley Fire Department provides vital training to the community tin lifesaving skills and emergency preparedness. Our CPR, CERT and "Get Ready" training provides vital skills to community members, who are often the first to encounter emergencies, and who may be asked to be self sufficient for a period of time follwing a natural or man-made disaster.

Please click on the links below for current class information.

If you would like further information or would like to schedule a neighborhood meeting, please contact our department.

Community Education Links

CPR Classes

Ross Valley Fire Department is offers CPR classes to interested members of the public. The “HeartSaver CPR” and is sponsored by the American Heart Association.  Learn more...

Our Mission

To protect the lives, property and environment of Ross, San Anselmo, Sleepy Hollow and Fairfax through education, prevention and community service in a professional and caring manner that is fair, honest, respectful and ethical.

Contact Us

Ross Valley Fire Department
777 San Anselmo Avenue
San Anselmo, CA 94960 USA
Tel: (415) 258-4686

For Emergencies, Dial 9-1-1