LAFD Deploys Additional Firefighters Due to Weather Conditions

The Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) increased deployment levels today due to weather conditions.

The LAFD is staffing and pre-deploying the following resources in the brush areas of Council District 11 until further notice:

Engine 469 at Fire Station 69 in Pacific Palisades
Brush Patrol 23 in the Castellammare and Palisades Highlands communities
Brush Patrol 19 in Brentwood

Engine 469, staffed with four members, will provide increased personnel in the Pacific Palisades, while the three Brush Patrol units, each staffed with two firefighters, will patrol their respective communities and provide rapid response and intervention to any sighting of smoke or fire.

For more news and fire safety information, be sure to check out the LAFD blog.