North Tahoe Fire Battalion Chief Greg Smith is responsible for the District’s fire and technical rescue operations, including service delivery, communications, apparatus repair, replacement and purchasing.

Personnel receive specialized training in conditions and disciplines Firefighters encounter during the course of their duties which are unique to the area we serve.  This specialized, technical training ensures the District’s safety personnel are prepared for incidents which include confined space rescue operations, hazardous materials response, back country rescue, snowmobile and UTV operations, water, shore zone, and swift water rescues, etc.