Fire services are provided in Fairfax by the Ross Valley Fire Department (RVFD), under a joint powers agreement (JPA). The JPA is governed by a Board of Directors consistingof eight (8) Directors, two from each member agency: Fairfax, San Anselmo, Ross, and Sleepy Hollow. An Executive Officer’s position rotates between the Town Managers of each of the towns. The percentage shares for member contributions to RVFD are: Fairfax 23.95%, San Anselmo 41.68%, Ross 21.21% and Sleepy Hollow 13.6%. For more information on the Town’s contribution to RVFD (see pg. 35 of the Town Budget).