Bexar County Emergency Services District 5 (ESD5) was established in 2004 by a vote of the residents in the area. The purpose of ESD5 is to plan and provide for the delivery of Emergency Response and Fire Protection services for the citizenry of District 5.
ESD5 plans, programs, budgets, and implements emergency services and fire protection services using funds generated by property taxes. The District 5 area covers the south west portion of Bexar County with 325 square miles and a population of about 25,000. Cities in our area include Lytle, Von Ormy, and Somerset.