Vashon Island Fire and Rescue
Vashon Island Fire and Rescue

2020 Incidents
Other/Fire EMS
Jan 28 81
Feb 39 66
Mar 28 70
Apr 42 63
May 31 74
Jun 20 108
Jul 43 96
Aug 35 99
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 266 657

Past Incidents
Fire EMS
2019 476 1032
2018 437 1274
2017 323 1186
2016 286 1331
2015 391 1232
2014 371 1117
2013 284 1144
2012 355 1130

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No Caption More Smoke Headed Our Way

Administration Raechel Ehlers, September 10

Washington Emergency Management Division posted a local alert for the state of Washington.

Look carefully at this satellite picture. See that super massive cloud of smoke outside of California and Oregon? The wind is changing direction and that's coming your way tomorrow. You have today to prepare. Let your family and friends know.
▶️Get supplies and create a box fan that filters the air around you. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Stage 2 Burn Ban for King County

Administration Raechel Ehlers, September 08

This is the voice of Vashon Emergency Alert Service:

King County Fire Marshal Chris Ricketts has issued a Stage 2 burn ban for King County, which prohibits all outdoor recreational fires. Outdoor cooking and heating appliances are limited to approved manufactured gas and charcoal units only.

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The Stage 2 burn ban goes into effect immediately for King County, which was already in a Stage ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Commissioner's 8/26/2020 Meeting through ZOOM

Administration Rebecca Pollock, August 24

Vashon Fire will continue to host our Board of Commissioner's Meeting via Zoom in order to comply with Governor Inslee's most recent OPMA Proclamation.

Date and Time: Wednesday, Aug 26, 2020 at 6:30 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Vashon Fire's AUGUST Board of Fire Commissioners' Regular Meeting

To Join Zoom Meeting via your computer, click the link below:
https://zoom.us/j/95314575060

Meeting ... (Full Story & Photos)

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October Open House Canceled

Administration Raechel Ehlers, August 05

Our annual Open House event which we typically host the beginning of October in partnership with Fire prevention week has been canceled. We are saddened by this turn of events but believe this is in the best interest of the safety and well-being of our first responders and members of the community.... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Fire Marshal issues burn ban for unincorporated areas in King County starting today

Administration Raechel Ehlers, July 27

With dry conditions in the forecast, King County Fire Marshal Chris Ricketts has issued a Phase 1 burn ban for the unincorporated areas of King County (INCLUDING VASHON) starting today. The ban will remain in effect until further notice.

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This is a Phase 1 burn ban and applies to all outdoor burning. In addition, the National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a Red Flag Warning for parts ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Vashon, WA 98070

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