Please see the attached Central Oregon Fire Chiefs Letter for closure of burn season on June 1. This will take effect at midnight May 31st.
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The Alfalfa Fire district spring news letter is now available. Please click the link above.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED- If you are interested in volunteering with the Alfalfa Fire District, please submit an inquiry to Chad LaVallee @ email@example.com. We have many position available from Firefighter to support personnel. APPLY TODAY!
Outdoor Debris Burning is now- CLOSED OUTDOOR BURNING WILL CLOSE AS OF JUNE 1. BURNING OF ANY DEBRI AFTER THE JUNE 1 CUTOFF COULD RESULT IN FINES BEING ISSUED. THIS WILL INCLUDE BURN BARRELS. CAMPFIRES, WARMING FIRES ETC WILL BE ON A DAY TO DAY BASIS DEPENDING ON WEATHER AND MAY BE SUBJECT TO CLOSE AS WELL ON JUNE 1.
The AFD will hold its monthly board meeting July 10th at 6pm. . And is open to the public.
ISO Public Protection Classification (PPC) survey
The AFD is proud to announce the completion of our first PPC survey. Our rating is:
- 8B- if within 5 miles of the fire station
- 10- if outside of the 5 mile distance of the fire station
Fire station address- 25889 Alfalfa Market Rd, Bend Oregon 97701
.Wildfire Preparation Tips:
- Create 30-100 feet of defensible space around buildings
- Clear areas underneath large trees
- Clear areas around propane tanks
- Move wood piles away from buildings
- Have easy to read address signs
The AFD can have an Address sign made and installed for you. This will assist firefighters in locating your address in the event of an emergency
Please contact Chad LaVallee for more information @ firstname.lastname@example.org
The AFD is looking for volunteer firefighters! Please contact Chad LaVallee at Clavallee@afdist.org and visit our volunteer page for more info.
Congratulations to our AFD firefighters for completing NFPA FF2 Certification!
Here are the AFD response stats for 2017
1 Structure Fire
4 Vehicle Fires
1 Brush Fire
2 RV Fires
1 Outside Building Fire
3 Mutual Aid Fires
9 Smoke Investigations
38 Medical Aids
2 Motor Vehicle Accidents
AFD Firefighters Katelyn Starr, Nate Starr and Chad LaVallee participated in the Firefighter stair climb in Portland climbing 40 floors in full gear. This event was held to help fight cystic fibrosis. Great job!