Latest News

26 March 2019
Central Marin Fire Council is pleased to announce the official consolidation of the Corte Madera and Larkspur Fire Departments to the newly formed Central Marin Fire Authority.  The Town of Corte Madera and the City of Larkspur have a long histo...
17 February 2019
Central Marin Fire Authority invites applications for the position of Firefighter-Paramedic!Salary Depending on Experience is $29.26 - $35.57 per hour(additional 2% salary increase scheduled for July 2019)Deadline to Apply: March 4, 2019 before ...
12 February 2019
More than 75 Greenbrae residents braved a winter storm February 12 to learn about wildfire preparedness and find resources to help organize neighbors to reduce risk.  Central Marin Fire Department will offer additional workshop and neighborhood ...
15 January 2019
It is with great pleasure that we welcome Meadowcrest Ridge (Corte Madera) to the growing number of Firewise  USA sites, where residents throughout the nation are working to reduce their wildfire risks.  Marin county leads California in the...

About CMFD

Central Fire Department is a consolidated department with the mission of protecting lives, property and the environments of Corte Madera and Larkspur, California through education, prevention and community service while working together in a professional and caring manner that is fair, honest respectful and ethical.  Our Fire Department continues a tradition of fire protection in our communities dating back more than 100 years. 

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Defensible Space

Your home's first line of defense against an approaching wildfire. 100' of Defensible Space is required by law to help slow or stop the spread of wildfire, protecting your home from direct flame contact and radiant heat while catching or redirecting wind blown embers

Our Services

Fire Suppression

Emergency Medical Services

Fire Prevention

Central Marin Fire Chief Scott Shurtz

Fire Chief Scott Shurtz

Thank you for visiting the home of Marin's newest consolidated Fire Department, serving the communities of Larkspur, Corte Madera, and incorporated Greenbrae.  We appreciate your patience as we continue to add content and functionality to our website.  The men and women of the Central Marin Fire Department are committed to providing high quality services to our residents and guests with compassion and professionalism.  Please feel free to reach out to me directly with any feedback regarding your experience with our members.  We are always interested in learning how we can improve, and of course we also love to hear when we have exceeded your expectations.

Fire Chief Scott Shurtz
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Phone: (415) 927-5077

Contact Us

Central Marin Fire Department strives to serve the public with friendliness and efficiency.  Please contact us with questions or requests for assistance.

Fire Station 13

Paradise Drive
5600 Paradise DR
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Fire Station 14

Corte Madera: Headquarters
342 Tamalpais Drive
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Fire Station 15

Downtown Larkspur
420 Magnolia Ave.
Larkspur, CA  94939

Fire Station 16

15 Barry Way
Greenbrae, CA  94904

Business Phone: (415) 927-5077   |   Emergencies: Dial 9-1-1