Eileen Cross, Main media contact and Water Department (831) 420-5213
Joyce Blaschke, Santa Cruz Police Department (831) 420-5844
Janice Bisgaard, Public Works Department (831) 420-5166
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Fire Department Fees Increasing
The Santa Cruz Fire Department fees are set to increase on January 1st, 2018. Our last fee increase occurred July 1st, 2017 and will occur every year starting January 1st, 2018. Prior to July 1st, 2017, the Fire Departments last fee increase was in 2007. In 2017 the Santa Cruz City Council adopted to increases Citywide fees by an annual CPI adjustment of 2.7%.