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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.

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  • Cost Recovery Ordinance Frequently Asked Questions

    The Estacada Rural Fire District is currently in the process of adopting an ordinance for cost recovery. The purpose of this posting is to answer some of the frequently asked questions in a public forum.

    Will I get a bill when I call 9-1-1? The Fire District will not bill you for normal services. The [...]

    Estacada 36 Pit Fire Update, October 9th

    The last several days there has been an increase of  smoke from the fire.   With the current and expected fire behavior there is no threat to the public.  The fire is smoldering around in the canyons and in the wilderness area.  There is no active fire in areas that threaten homes.  Estacada Fire has been and will continue to monitor [...]

    October 2014 Board of Directors Meeting

    The regular meeting of the Estacada Rural Fire District No. 69 Board of Directors will be Thursday, October 16th at the main fire station located at 261 SE Fifth Ave., Estacada, OR 97023. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.

    October 2014 Agenda (PDF)


    Reading of ordinance #14-01 to Recover Cost Associated with the Delivery of Services, along with other District related business. A copy of the ordinance may be obtained at the Estacada Rural Fire District Administration Office located at 445 SE Currin Street, Estacada, OR 97023

    The meetings will be held at 7:00 PM on Thursday October [...]

    Estacada 36 Pit Fire Update, September 30th at 1030am

    FIRE INFORMATION WEBSITE: http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/4106/


    FIRE FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/mthoodnf?ref=hl


    FIRE SIZE: 5,520




    PERSONNEL: 243


    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. [...]

    Estacada 36 Pit Fire, September 24, 1320 hrs

    We have some good news, the Level 1 Evacuation Notice for Silver Fox and the residents East of Habelt Rd on Hillockburn Rd have been lifted. There are no current evacuation notices.

    A public meeting will be held tonight, Wednesday, 9/24 at 7:30 pm at the Estacada First Baptist Church, 29101 SE Eagle Creek Road. [...]

    Estacada 36 Pit Fire, September 23rd, 1730

    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 [...]

    Thank you

    Well, this is better news, isn’t it? With the change in wind direction and the decrease in fire activity we have been able to lift most of the evacuation notices. (See the previous post) 

    Just so you know, the evacuation decision process throughout this fire has been made in concert with the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office, [...]

    36 Pit Fire Evacuation Levels Reduced – 9-22-2014 12:10 pm

    MONDAY, SEPT. 22, 11 a.m. #36PitFire UPDATE: Evacuation levels reduced, lifted as firefighters continue to make progress______

    Following this morning’s 10 a.m. meeting with fire personnel managing the response to the 36 Pit Fire, more evacuation levels are being downgraded.

    • For residents on Hillockburn Road east of Habelt Road, the evacuation level has been [...]

    Updates from Estacada Fire

    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.



  • Grant Funding Obtained by Estacada Rural Fire District

    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 [...]

  • Back to School Safety

    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.

    Preparing Your Home:

    Secure major appliances to both the floor [...]

    Holiday Fire Safety

    Winter Driving Tips


    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 [...]

    Wood Stove Safety

    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 [...]