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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

To volunteer with KVFR give us a call at: (509) 933-7231
Welcome to the Kittitas Valley Fire and Rescue (KVFR) website. We appreciate the opportunity to serve Kittitas Valley community and welcome questions and input.
Kittitas Fire Adapted Communities Coalition - Click on this link to see an excellent video about fire adapted communities.

Published on Mar 21, 2018

Like other recent fires, the Jolly Mountain Fire in the summer of 2017 brought home the true nature of our landscape in Kittitas County. We are a fire environment, as is the entire east slopes of the Cascade Mountains. Fire is a natural part of the ecosystem and something that can and does occur on a regular basis. Landowners and homeowners who live in this environment should be aware of the risks, understand how to lessen their risks to become more resilient, and learn about resources available to them.

Local landowners resources list :

Small Forest Landowners Office, WA DNR https://www.dnr.wa.gov/sflo

Landowner Assistance Office - WA DNR SE Region https://www.dnr.wa.gov/cost-share-opp...

WSU Extension Forestry: http://forestry.wsu.edu/

Kittitas Valley Fire & Rescue : http://www.kvfr.org/

Kittitas County Fire & Rescue #7: http://www.kittitascountyfirerescue.com/

Kittitas County Conservation District: kccd.net Fire Adapted Communities Washington: http://www.fireadaptedwashington.org/

Firewise USA Recognition Program, National Fire Protection Agency Program: https://www.nfpa.org/Public-Education...

Cle Elum Ranger District - USFS: https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/okawe...

Find out more about current burn restrictions on DNR property and IFPL information at https://www.dnr.wa.gov/WildfirePreven....

If you are within a fire district, contact your local fire district for current burn restrictions or Kittitas County Fire Marshal's office at 509-962-7506 to find your fire district information.

KVFR's Public Records Officer:
Shannon Hill
400 East Mtn. View Ellensburg, WA 98926

Business Hours
8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Tel: (509) 933-7231

Public Records Request Form

ALERTS

NOTICE OF ADJOURNMENT AND DATE OF CONTINUED MEETING

Kittitas Valley Fire & Rescue Board of Fire Commissioners did not achieve a quorum at their regularly scheduled meeting on May 16, 2018. The meeting was adjourned and will be continued later because the governing body did not complete its business. 

 

Continued Meeting Date: Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 1900 hours

Meeting Location: Station 29, 400 E. Mountain View, Ellensburg, WA 

For More Information: Contact Shannon Hill, District Secretary, 509/933-7231