Captiva Fire Control District




The Captiva Island Fire Control District is committed to provide unparalleled excellence in fire suppression, emergency medical care and marine safety for all of the residents and visitors of Captiva Island.

Thank you for visiting the Captiva Island Fire Control District website. I hope that you will find our site informative and educational.

It is an honor and privilege to lead the men and women of the Captiva Fire District. All of the personnel who serve the citizens of Captiva Island are highly trained and are a dedicated team of professional Firefighter/ Paramedic and EMT’s. The Fire District also maintains a truly great mutual aid response from our local partners including the following; Lee County Sheriff’s Department, Sanibel Fire and Rescue, Lee County Emergency Medical Services, Lee County Emergency Management, Lee County Electric Cooperative and the Island Water Association.

I personally welcome any question, concerns and, of course compliments regarding the Captiva Fire District.

Jeff Pawul
Fire Chief

News & Events


Hurricane Ian- Mandatory Evacuation Notice

  LEE COUNTY, Fla. — Lee County has declared a local State of Emergency due to Hurricane Ian. Mandatory evacuations will be for Zone A, and parts of Zone B will also be evacuated. Officials urged to...

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0 / Captiva Fire / Sep 27, 2022
Commissioner Opening!

Commissioner Opening!

The Captiva Island Fire District has an opening on the Board of Commissioners.  This is an opportunity to give back to the community through the Fire District that is responsible for providing Fire and Rescue services to...

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0 / Captiva Fire / Feb 15, 2022
Firefighter/ EMT - Jack Cavic

Congratulations to District staff

The Captiva Island Fire Control District would like to congratulate Kyle Correia, Jack Cavic, and Robert Falbo for successfully completing their probationary period!  We are excited to welcome these three (3) employees to the District family.

0 / Captiva Fire / Nov 27, 2021

Emergency Information

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Message from the Chief

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Notices and Documents

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