Our Mission

Neighbor helping neighbor since 1948.

The West Side Fire District shall help preserve and enhance the quality of life in our community by protecting life and property in and around the fire district by providing: Fire Suppression, Fire Prevention, Emergency Medical Services, Public Awareness Programs, Inspections and other related services. This shall be accomplished by the dedicated service of our volunteer firefighters.

Click this link for additional information: Recruitment Flyer 19 PDF

File a Burn Complaint Online: https:https://arcg.is/1mOS4z

Contact us about any questions or start the conversation if your interested in being a Volunteer : 541.386.1550


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Get, Ready, Gorge Website

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Visit the Oregon Department of Forestry’s Central Oregon District Info page here. The District is responsible for the protection of 2.2 million acres of private and public forest and rangeland in 11 counties in the north-central portion of Oregon.

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Shout out to our favorite ladies! #InternationalWomensDay2022 we appreciate all of you and the hard work you do! Thank you!
Burning is allowed Sunrise until Sunset with a valid Permit.
Effective October 1st Burning will be allowed sunrise until 11am with a valid permit. Please hold off on the large piles until we receive additional rain. Thank you!