The Town of Julian is a California Historic Landmark (old gold mining town) and attracts hundreds of thousands of tourists each year. Lake Cuyamaca is popular for fishing, camping, hiking and horse riding trails. JCFPD is responsible for fire protection and emergency medical services for the residents in this geographic area, as well as the influx of tourists and motorcyclists.
JCFPD supports two stations: Station 56 in Julian and Station 57 in Lake Cuyamaca. The district encompasses 87 square miles and protects over 4,000 residents and 2,500 homes, outbuildings and commercial structures. The terrain is mountainous and the streets are often irregular, presenting challenges such as being steep, or unpaved, or having only a single outlet, or having no Continue reading