New Fire Chief’s Message

Chief Palmer has updated his Chief’s Message. To view the message, please click here.

Project ELFF cancelled for Wednesday, December 2nd

Unfortunately, due to the weather, Project ELFF has been cancelled for Wednesday, December 2nd.

Community members who wish to donate food can drop their food at the Fire Station at 1400 W. 8th Street.

Student Program

Mid-Columbia Fire and Rescue has recently started a Student Program. To learn more about our program of Tuition Reimbursement, please click the link below.

 

Student Flyer

 

 

Unrestricted Burning now Allowed all daylight hours

Starting October 28, 2015 at 6:00 AM, outdoor burning operations will be allowed for all daylight hours with a valid burn permit.

Outside the City Limits of The Dalles, residents can burn in a pile (yard debris) or in an incinerator/barrel (paper, cardboard, etc).

Residents within the City Limits of The Dalles may only burn yard debris in a small pile as outlined on the burn permit and as allowed by City Ordinance. Incinerators/Barrels are NOT allowed within the city limits by city ordinance. For comments, questions or concerns regarding incinerator/barrel use within the city, please contact City of The Dalles.

To access the Burn Permit page, click HERE.

Burn Season Opens for Mid-Columbia Fire and Rescue

Starting October 22, 2015 at 6:00 AM, outdoor burning operations will be allowed but restricted from dawn to 11:00 AM daily.  All fires shall be extinguished by 11:00 AM.

Outside the City Limits of The Dalles, residents can burn in a pile (yard debris) or in an incinerator/barrel (paper, cardboard, etc).

Residents within the City Limits of The Dalles may only burn yard debris in a small pile as outlined on the burn permit and as allowed by City Ordinance. Incinerators/Barrels are NOT allowed within the city limits by city ordinance. For comments, questions or concerns regarding incinerator/barrel use within the city, please contact City of The Dalles.

To access the Burn Permit page, click HERE.

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Burn Information

  • In areas outside of the city limits of The Dalles, outdoor burning is allowed during daylight hours with a valid permit.
  • There is NO burning allowed within the city limits of The Dalles at this time. Burning will open April 1, 2016 and run through May 14th for the spring burn season in the city limits. 
  • Burn Barrels/Incinerators are allowed at this time outside the city limits. Burn Barrels are banned at all times within the City of The Dalles.
  • Burn Permits ($5.00) are always required with Mid-Columbia Fire and Rescue which includes the City of The Dalles. To obtain a permit you can purchase the permit online by clicking on Burn Permit above (Credit Card or Paypal is required for online purchasing). To obtain the permit in person, please visit the fire station at 1400 W. 8th Street, The Dalles. Credit Cards are NOT accepted at the station. Cash or Checks only.

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