Contact Us

For Emergencies call 911

Mid-Columbia Fire and Rescue
1400 W. 8th Street
The Dalles, Oregon 97058

Office Hours are 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday

General Email Contact:

Fire Chief Robert Palmer:

Division Chief Jay Wood:

Division Chief Dan Hammel:

Division Chief Dave Lapof:

Office Manager Dana Woods:

(541) 296-9445 (For Emergencies call 911)

(541) 296-8656 Fax


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Burn Information

  • Burning is allowed from sun up until 11 AM OUTSIDE the city limits of The Dalles.
  • There is currently NO burning within the city limits.
  • Permits are always required to burn, regardless of your location within the Fire District.
  • Burn barrels are no longer allowed inside the city limits.