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


Important Information Links


Stay up to date on COVID-19 and local information.

Get, Ready, Gorge Website

OHA COVID19 Updates

HRC Heath Department COVID19 Link



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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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Break your defensible space into 3 main zones: Zone 1: 0-5 feet, non-combustible materialZone 2: 5-30 feet, lean, clean, and green landscapingZone 3: 30-100 feet, Landscaping – the goal here is not to eliminate fire but to interrupt the fire’s path.Work from your house out to zone 3 or the edge of your property. Keep Oregon Green Association Oregon Department of Forestry Forestry and Natural Resources Extension - Oregon State University Oregon Office of Emergency Management#wildfireawarenessmonth2021 ... See MoreSee Less
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Wildfire evacuations are becoming a reality that individuals and communities throughout Oregon are faced with each fire season. Join us for another Wildfire Wednesday next week 4/28 at noon with "Be Ready, Be Set, GO!"Registration is free, but required: oregonstate.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_vlJQw4n1Rgq3l38Ipdyy1gThis webinar discusses where to get updates and information on wildfire evacuation, how to create a 72-hour bag, and what to consider when creating an evacuation plan including contingencies for children, the elderly, pets, and livestock.Image credit: Office of State Fire Marshal ... See MoreSee Less
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Effective October 15th burning will be allowed 6am-11am with a valid permit.

Here’s a video of last night’s fire off of Brookeside Rd. Check out our facebook or instagram page for me pictures! https://t.co/hx9LrDw76w

Happy 4th of July! As always, we will be here and ready when you need us! Those using fireworks tonight, please do so safely. Fire Season is here and it’s dry out there. @ West Side Fire District https://t.co/2TIn8Wbf1F

We are excited that we get our view back! Happy Saturday, enjoy the outdoors while social distancing. @ West Side Fire District https://t.co/NPD4AWPAVM