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 @ firstname.lastname@example.org. We have many position available from Firefighter to support personnel. APPLY TODAY!
Outdoor Debris Burning is now- OPEN 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 next AFD Board meeting will be June 12th 2019 at 6pm. This is open to the public!
The Alfalfa Fire District will hold its second budget meeting Tues May 14th at 6 pm. This meeting will be for the approval of the 2019/20 budget from the budget committee and will be presented to the board on June 12th at 6pm for the board to adopt.
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 @ email@example.com
The AFD is looking for volunteer firefighters! Please contact Chad LaVallee at 503 910 6129 and visit our volunteer page for more info.
Congratulations to our AFD firefighters for completing NFPA FF1 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 LaValle 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!