Most Recent Board Meeting Agenda

Board Meeting March 14, 2023 at 6:00 P.M.

March 14 2023 Board Meeting Agenda Website




Special Notices

Sandbag information

Sand and sandbags are available at the Fireman’s Hall located across the street from Station 38 at 7060 Mt Aukum Rd. Somerset, CA 94684
Sandbags are self serve, please bring a shovel and limit bags to 10 per household.  If fire crews are available they can provide assistance if needed.
County Sandbag information can be found here

Defensible Space Assistance Program – 2023

Chipping program and Defensible Space Assistance Program for seniors, veterans and low-income community members are still open and accepting applications.

Burn Permits are now available online Station 38 is not issuing burn permits at this time please see link below.

Vacant Lot Inspections Forms

Self Inspection Forms are to be downloaded and mailed into Pioneer Fire Protection District at P.O. Box 128 Somerset, CA 95684. You also have the option to submit the online form through our website. Self Inspection information will only be shared with the Pioneer Fire Protection District in order to increase our efforts for community risk reduction.

All forms must be submitted with images of the front and back of the property.
Please email images of your property in the following format:
Emails to be sent to
Subject must be: Last Name-Property Street Address (Example: Smith-123 Happy Lane)

If you have any questions, please contact the Pioneer Fire Protection District office at (530) 620-4444.”

Self Residential – Vacant Lot Inspection Form

Fill out the form online

Accepting Quick Response Team Volunteers (QRT)

Training Classes  –  If you are a current or incoming Volunteer with PFPD the training is free

Volunteer Opportunities

Accepting Shift Volunteers Firefighters (Stipend)

Volunteer Opportunities


District Information

Next Regularly Scheduled Board Meeting, April 11, 2023 6P.M.

Minutes & Agendas

Minutes & Agendas


District Employment

Open Positions

  • Office Assistant – receptionist
  • Firefighter, FF-EMT or Paramedic
  • Currently Recruiting for All volunteer Positions” EMS QRT, Wildland/Vegetation Firefighter, Water Tender/Apparatus Operator (only) and Reserve Volunteer

Open PositionsDownload Pioneer Fire Protection District Job Application

Burn Information Hotline

Burn Day Hotline
(530) 621-5897


We issue burn permits on behalf of Cal Fire during our office hours.

Office Hours:
Tues. – Thurs.
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Headquarters | Station 38
7061 Mt. Aukum Rd.
Somerset, CA
P.O. Box 128

Office: (530) 620-4444

Office Hours:
Mon. – Fri.
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Closed Holidays

Information Links

EDSO Alert Notification