Our Vision: To become a premier agency and model within the fire service by:
1. Treating people with dignity and respect.
2. Being good stewards of the District’s resources.
3. Making data driven decisions.
4. Embracing change.
5. Providing relevant and technologically advanced training.Our Mission: To serve our community by providing quality fire and life safety services.
FIRE INFORMATION WEBSITE: http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/4106/
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FIRE SIZE: 5,520
SUMMARY: All divisions are undergoing mop up, backhaul of equipment, and suppression repair. On the Western flank of the fire near the 45 Road/Hillockburn roads, crews continue to chip material that was created during line construction. [...]
Firefighters are concentrating their efforts to contain the western and northern portions of the fire located west of the South Fork of the Clackamas River. Crews are working hard to contain the fire to the east of the 45 Road/Hillockburn Road. Dozer line is being built at the northern perimeter of the fire located west [...]
We apologize but we are no longer able to post updates to this site due to our resources being deployed in the field. Please visit the link below for all further public information regarding the incident. Thank you.
There has been an increase in fire activity and smoke east of the Hillockburn area, as was predicted. The smoke is heading in a north easterly direction over Estacada and the situation is being closely monitored.
36 Pit Fire 9/20/2014– Estacada Rural Fire District Information
12:00 PM Update
As predicted some east winds have returned this morning. The winds are not anticipated to be as intense as they were during the first couple of days of this fire but could be 10-15 mph with gusts up to 25 [...]
This evening there is some increased fire activity in the Memaloose area, south of the Clackamas River. This area is within the existing fire control boundaries and is being handled by USFS and ODF resources. There is no need to report this as the fire [...]
The following list of grant awards represents many hours of work that staff put into seeking alternative funding opportunities to aid in the purchase of equipment and training for the Fire District. Each grant requires detailed information that describes the need and the funding capability of the District. Several of the grants mentioned below require [...]
The Estacada Fire District is reminding the motorist to be extra alert this time of year as September 3, 2014 is the beginning of the school year in Estacada. With the opening of school we will see an increased traffic on our roadways as the teachers, student drivers, and school buses make their way [...]
In the last few weeks there have been quite a few earthquakes around the globe including one in Sherwood. The Estacada Fire District would like to give you some information about preparing for earthquakes. Remember to have a 72 hour emergency kit in your home.
Caution winter weather is coming and it is time to think about traveling safely for this holiday season. An emergency becomes far more stressful when you aren’t prepared. Carrying emergency essentials in your car will give you peace of mind when you are on the road. So what should you carry in [...]
More than one-third of Americans use fireplaces, wood stoves and other fuel-fired appliances as primary heat sources in their homes. Unfortunately, many people are unaware of the fire risks when heating with wood and solid fuels. In the past few weeks the Estacada Fire District has responded to several structure fires that started due to [...]