el dorado hills fire department

Roberts takes over as fire chief

El Dorado Hills Fire Department has a new chief who has decades of experience with the department. David Roberts took over the position May 10. He said he started his fire figh ...

Familiar Faces: Firefighter does turn as Santa's elf, enjoys sports

Fighting fires isn’t just for the boys. Lisa Perillo is one of four female firefighters with the El Dorado Hills Fire Department, originally starting out as a volunteer. While i ...

Locals seek ways to help Japan

With the recent tragedy in Japan, some locals are looking for ways to help. Krystal Merideth, 21, of Fair Oaks, is an Allstate Insurance Agent in El Dorado Hills and quickly got to ...

Paramedics deserve praise

Recently, I was very unlucky to have a tree I was cutting down fall on me. The tree dislocated my right foot, breaking bone on one side and pulling ligaments on the other. My wife ...

Brian Veerkamp will be missed

Thank you, Fire Chief Brian Veerkamp for your years of dedicated service to the El Dorado Hills community. We especially appreciate your unending support of our El Dorado Hills S ...

Fire department negotiates contract

As well as saving lives, it looks like the El Dorado Hills Fire Department will also be saving jobs. Union and administrative personnel for the department agree that past fiscal r ...

EDH firefighter wages, benefits to be discussed

The El Dorado Hills Associated Firefighters wage and benefit negotiations will take center stage at the El Dorado Hills County Water District (Fire Department) Board of Directors m ...

Quick-moving blaze chars EDH home

Fire destroyed much of a house Friday in El Dorado Hills. At 3 p.m., a call came to firefighters concerning a property at 2600 Carnelian Way in the Waterford neighborhood. Fire of ...