Message From The Fire Chief

Message from Chief Thomas Phelps


Photo of Fire Chief Tom Phelps

Welcome to the Alhambra Fire Department. Thank you for spending some time to visit our website. The Alhambra Fire Department has a proud history of serving our community for over 100 years! This spirit of service continues as we move forward into the future.

The mission of the Alhambra Fire Department is to "preserve life and property, promote public safety, and to ensure preparedness in our community as an all risk life safety provider. We actively support the City's goal of creating a professional, safe, diverse, and self-reliant community."

These words summarize what we do, but it's the men and women of the Alhambra Fire Department that embrace these words on a daily basis that continue to make a difference in our community. Your Alhambra Fire Department are highly trained professionals trained in the areas of structural firefighting, emergency medical service, urban search and rescue, strategic planning and emergency preparedness.

I am proud to represent such a fine organization. I am constantly impressed with the compassion and resourcefulness of the men and women of the Alhambra Fire Department and their commitment to the residents, businesses, and those who visit this great City.

Please explore this website as there are numerous local emergency resources available to assist you. The Alhambra Fire Department has a long-standing reputation for excellence. Our mission, our vision of the future, and our values are centered on providing you with compassion, professionalism, respect, efficient and effective service 24 hours a day, 365 days a week. Let us know if we can be of service to you. Call or email me with a comment or suggestion. We are here to serve you!

Thomas Phelps,

Fire Chief