Founded in 1988, the Cathedral City Fire Department provides fire safety and prevention programs. Located in Cathedral City, Calif., it offers public education, training, fire preplanning and disaster preparedness programs. The department provides fire suppression, emergency medical care, hazardous material management and water rescue services. It additionally offers fire inspection and investigation services for businesses and residences. The department also provides apparatus and equipment maintenance services. It maintains a range of equipment, including fire engines, trucks, ambulances, trailers and telesquirts. The department s staff includes assistant chiefs, firefighters and paramedics. The Cathedral City Fire Department operates more than three fire stations throughout the City of Cathedral City , Calif.