Outdoor Debris Burning is now- OPEN
- Please see our burn guideline page for information on how to have a safe burn
- No permit is required
- Please call 911 if your burn gets out of control
***Due to drought conditions in Central Oregon the 2018 fire season could be early and long. We are encouraging everyone to prepare their properties while outdoor debris burning is allowed.
- 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
Our New Fire Station Address is:
25889 Alfalfa Market Road
Bend, Oregon 97701
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!!
Next AFD Fire Board Meeting is May 9th 6pm at the community hall
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!