Latest News

Jan 3, 2023

CCFD Announces ISO Rating of 02/2Y

Successful Sales Tax Election Leads to the Improvement of Fire Department.

Mar 22, 2022

Inside the Fire Service: The Importance of a Clean Set of Gear

As a TCFP compliant department, Cypress Creek Fire Department must adhere to the National Fire Protection Association’s standard on selection, care, and maintenance of structural fire personal protective equipment.

Jan 25, 2022

Station 25: Now Fully Operational

Station 25, 8639 Fallbrook, went into service at 06:00 this morning greatly enhancing service to the southern area of our district. Five years of planning and work finally paid off.

Jun 11, 2021

"Putting Your Emergency First"

Press release from North Harris County's newest emergency communications center, North Comm.

Jun 9, 2021

Cypress Creek Fire Department Peer Support Program

In a letter addressed to internal Cypress Creek Fire Department staff, District Chief Corthell outlines the newest feature in the Mental Health & Wellness initiative, the Peer Support Program. District Chief Corthell, the Program Director, has worked alongside Program Assistant Director and Safety Officer, Liz Fletcher, in conjunction with Valentina Bilingual Support Services and Shield Bearers Counseling Centers to cultivate this new outlet for counseling and mental health support within the fire department.

Apr 30, 2021

Assistant Fire Chief Jason Blackman Appointed to NFPA Committee

Harris County ESD #13, Cypress Creek Fire Department, would like to congratulate Assistant Fire Chief Jason Blackman on his recent appointment to the Committee on Respiratory Protection Equipment, a sub-committee of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).

Dec 29, 2020

Harris County Fire Marshal Encourages Fireworks Safety

From the Office of the Harris County Fire Marshal: "Fireworks are beautiful but are very dangerous if not used properly. The Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office encourages anyone who chooses to use consumer fireworks to practice fireworks safety or find alternative ways to celebrate." (read more)

Dec 6, 2020

Houston Chronicle: ESD 13, Cypress Creek Fire Department break ground on fifth station

Leadership in Emergency Services District 13 and Cypress Creek Fire Department promised to bring help to the southern part of their district if taxpayers would approve a one penny sales tax and it was approved overwhelmingly in May of 2019 by 66 percent of the vote...

Dec 4, 2020

Community Impact: Cypress Creek Fire Department breaks ground on new station on Fallbrook Drive

The new station will help provide services faster in the area, where development has picked up over the past few years.

Nov 3, 2020

Single Use Disposal System - Now Available at CCFD Stations

Cypress Creek Fire Department is now offering SUDS (single use disposal system) take-away envelopes as part of an initiative by University of Houston to help eliminate improper use of prescriptions drugs.

Oct 28, 2020

Breast Cancer Awareness Month at Cypress Creek Fire Department

HOUSTON, TX – Cypress Creek Fire Department met up with representatives from Texas Oncology - Willowbrook on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 to commemorate a fundraising donation of $750.

Oct 26, 2020

Harris County Emergency Service District #13 / Cypress Creek Fire Department is awarded a First Responder Mental Health Program Grant

CYPRESS, TX - Harris County Emergency Service District #13 (HCESD#13)/Cypress Creek Fire Department (CCFD) was awarded a First Responder Mental Health Program grant of $244,081 in federal funds by the Office of the Governor, State of Texas, in accordance with the Victims of Crime Act of 1984 (VOCA) to provide mental health services to first responders.

Oct 20, 2020

Cypress Creek Fire Department Donates Used Equipment to Helping Hands Program

On Wednesday, September 2, 2020, Cypress Creek Fire Department’s Chief Brett Jacobs delivered a gear donation to the Texas A&M Forest Service’s Helping Hands donation center in Lufkin, TX.

Jun 5, 2020

Hurricane Preparedness: What CCFD Residents Need to Know

It is that time of year again; the 2020 Hurricane Season began June 1st and will be in effect until November 30, 2020. While most Houstonians know what to expect in the wake of recent storms, there are likely to be changes to standard preparation considering the current pandemic situation. More than ever, we need to prepare wisely as it may take some additional time to gather supplies.

Jun 2, 2020

2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season has Begun

Monday, June 1st, 2020 marked the first day of the Atlantic hurricane season, with another named storm brewing in the Gulf of Mexico.