On June 14, 2021, the Ceres City Council approved contract with Modesto for fire services. Through a joint services agreement, Modesto Fire now provides the following services within Ceres’ jurisdictional boundaries:
• Fire protection, prevention and suppression services.
• Emergency medical response.
• Emergency preparedness.
• Mitigation of incidents with hazardous materials.
• Special operations including, but are not limited to, confined space rescue, technical rescue and water rescue.