Strategic Planning Division

The Strategic Planning Division (SP Division) creates and maintains an achievable and defensible long term vision (i.e. Strategic Master Plan) for the Fire Department. Consistent with Strategic Master Plan goals, the Division provides these services to unincorporated areas of Riverside County and Contract Cities in the County:

  • Fire Facility Planning, Design & Construction
  • Policy Analysis
  • Proposed Major Land Development Project Review for Fire Considerations
  • Specific/Area Plan Review
  • Environmental Impact Report (EIR) Review
  • LAFCO Proposed Actions, Review & Commentary
  • Regional Integrated Fire Protection
  • Master Fire Facilities Inventory Tracking
  • Fire Facilities Management
  • Insurance Services Office (ISO) Determinations

The SP Division is a dedicated resource of trained and experienced professionals in the areas of planning, design, construction, maintenance and fire protection services. Representatives are available to assist and answer any questions:

For station permitting/maintenance concerns and general inquiries, contact:

Facilities Bureau at 951.940-6779 or

For proposed (real estate) development review, LAFCO review, station facility planning/development, Strategic Master Plan policy and ISO concerns, contact:

Strategic Planning at 951-955-5272 or

Helpful Public Contacts

ISO Ratings:

If you are a home or property owner requiring a letter of determination for property insurance policy purposes, please contact Adria Reinertson, Deputy Fire Marshal at 951-955-5272 or Requests are typically processed in 24-48 hours.

Proposed Development Projects and Emergency Services Impact and Mitigation Review:

If you are an applicant, developer, outside agency or concerned citizen and are inquiring concerning what impacts to emergency services a proposed project represents and the likely proposals or measures to be made, please contact Adria Reinertson, Deputy Fire Marshal at 951-955-5272 or  Typically, SP Division is responsible for the review of Environmental Impact Reports (and other environmental impact studies), Specific Plans and the like for major real estate development and infrastructure projects.

Planned and New Station Projects:

If you are a concerned citizen inquiring about the status of planned, in design, or under construction station projects in your area, contact Dexter Galang…If you are a contractor or vendor already or are seeking to be involved in a project, contact EDA’s Project Management office at 3403 10th Street, Suite 400, Riverside, CA 92501 or (951) 955-0991.

Upkeep, Appearance of Existing Stations:

If you are a concerned citizen inquiring about the appearance/upkeep or other issue of your local station, please contact the station directly.

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