The AFD is proud to announce the promotion of Assistant Chief Chad LaVallee to Fire Chief!
This promotion is effective July 1st 2018. Chief LaVallee is replacing the current AFD Fire Chief Ron Thompson who is retiring.
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
Outdoor Debris Burning is now- CLOSED
.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 would like to welcome David Pike as the newest member of the AFD Board of Directors. He was sworn in on April 11th.
He is replacing Gary Hughes who has served since the beginning. Thank you Gary for your tremendous service!!
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 call Assistant Chief Chad LaVallee for more information 503-910-6129
The AFD is looking for volunteer firefighters! Please contact Assistant Chief 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!