Schell-Vista Fire Department

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: When is it ok to Burn?
A: See Burn Information.

Q: How do I become a Volunteer?
A: See Become A Fire Fighter

Q: Where Is the Firehouse?
A: 22950 Broadway Sonoma CA 95476

Q: Why do you block traffic lanes at auto accidents, more lanes then are necessary?
A: We block traffic lanes for the safety of our personnel and our patients. Blocking extra lanes keeps our personnel safe when they go back to our apparatus to get more equipment and help protect the victim we are trying to stabilize.

Q: What is the KNOX-BOX System?
A: The KNOX-BOX System is a family of high security, UL listed rapid entry products specifically developed for the fire department. The system is operated with a unique Knox Master Key for fast emergency access to commercial and residential properties. See Fire Safety for more info.

If you would like to ask a question email us, and we will answer your question within a reasonable time frame.