We had an important “first” in Clark County Fire District 6 this week. For the first time since this District was founded in 1954, we staged a training fire in our first-ever training tower. And we have you to thank for it. The tower in Salmon Creek was paid for by voters, who agreed […]
You may notice Clark County Fire District 6 employees wearing pink! October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Employees purchased these shirts as an alternate to their uniform. A portion of the proceeds goes to support breast cancer research and awareness.
We’re receiving calls and emails from kind-hearted people asking how they can help the victims of various Oregon wildfires. The following is a list compiled of established charities that have high ratings from Charity Navigator. Red Cross Cascades Region. Learn more about donating and volunteering with the Red Cross, which is providing support and assistance […]
It wasn’t supposed to be like this. On this Monday, September 14th, we were supposed to be slowly transitioning out of the smoke. But it’s not going to happen. Check out this informative and easy to read explanation as to why clearing the smoke is going to take longer than we expected (or wanted).
Transparency. That’s a big word—an important word—for Clark County Fire District 6. This summer you resoundingly said “yes” to our Levy Lid Lift. That tells us that you share our goals of providing effective use of resources, prompt response times, stable service, and developing a healthy, safe and informed community. Now that you said […]
Due to seasonal dry conditions all land clearing and residential burning in Clark County is restricted until further notice. The Fire Marshal also is rescinding all burning permits issued prior to the ban. Permits can be reissued or extended when the ban is lifted. The burning restrictions do not apply to federally managed lands. To […]
A workshop of the Clark County Fire District 6 Board of Commissioners to discuss a Strategic Plan will be held on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. The workshop will be held on YouTube live. Those desiring to participate should visit www.ccfd6.org just before 5:00 p.m. on August 18th and click on the […]
As of 8:30 p.m., August 4th, the Levy Lid Lift proposal appears to be getting a thumbs up from voters. The proposition is passing by nearly 67%. “We are grateful for everyone who participated in the election,” says Fire Chief Kristan Maurer. “We appreciate the support during such an uncertain time for our community, […]