Marion County Fire District #1

MCFD#1 provides emergency services to citizens in 88 square miles of unincorporated residential, commercial and agricultural property bordering the cities of Salem Oregon and Keizer Oregon.

MCFD#1 Serves 50,000+ citizens living within the Marion County Oregon Fire District #1’s boundaries. Marion County Fire District #1 is a combination agency, supported by both career and volunteer personnel. MCFD#1 currently employs 49 full-time personnel, 1 part-time employee, and approximately 60 volunteer firefighters.

Like many fire departments, the backbone of the district remains the 60 or so dedicated volunteers that selflessly donate their time to protect their community.

The district provides fire/rescue response from eight fire stations, handling over 8,500 calls each year.

The Marion County Fire District is an organization which is known and trusted by our community, respected by our peers and united in the accomplishment of our mission.

MCFD#1 exists to make a positive difference in our community.

We accomplish this by:

(1) Rapid Response
(2) Taking Appropriate Action and
(3) Producing a Beneficial Result

Current Call Volume

CALLS TO DATE: 6,538 emergency responses since January 1 through the end of October! That’s 3.1% more than in 2018 in the same period.

Thank you for the opportunity to serve!

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Open Burn Announcement for Thursday, November 21st, 2019

Agricultural burning: Based on air quality considerations agricultural burning is not recommended .

Backyard burning inside special control areas: Based on air quality considerations backyard burning is not allowed.

This information can also be obtained by calling 503-588-6524.
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Reminder! Today is the second of two meetings to take public input on wanting to hire two firefighter/paramedics to respond to increasing call volumes. This would require an operating levy increase from taxpayers. It'll be held at 5:00 p.m. at the Brooks Training Center (4910 Brooklake Road NE, Salem, OR 97305). The public is invited and encouraged to attend. Those who would like to provide input but are unable to attend are encouraged to contact Fire Chief Kyle McMann at (503) 588-6535 or kylem@mcfd1.com. All comments are appreciated and become part of the public record. ...

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Responders have their hands full. They typically leave my neighborhood rushing to another scene with lights on.

What is the cost to the taxpayers ?

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Open Burn Announcement for Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

Agricultural burning: Based on air quality considerations agricultural burning is recommended to be limited to the period
from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Backyard burning inside special control areas: Based on air quality considerations backyard burning is allowed from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m

This information can also be obtained by calling 503-588-6524.
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Open Burn Announcement for Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Agricultural burning: Based on air quality considerations agricultural burning is recommended to be limited to the period
from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Backyard burning inside special control areas: Based on air quality considerations backyard burning is allowed from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m

This information can also be obtained by calling 503-588-6524.
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Congratulations to our newest FF/Paramedics Hayden Dellenbach, Kelby Nelson and Robert Kempfer who graduated from their new hire academy Friday and had their badges pinned on by their family. They are now assigned to 1 of 3 shifts and ready to serve the citizens of MCFD#1. ...

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Well done.

Congratulations

Congratulations ☺

Congratulations!!!

Congratulations all

Congratulations guys

Congratulations, gentlemen! Wish you all the very best! 💖💖💖

Congratulations!

Congratulations, welcome to the family!

Welcome and congratulations.

Congrats!

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Open Burn Announcement for Monday, November 18th, 2019

Agricultural burning: Based on air quality considerations agricultural burning is recommended to be limited to the period
from 12:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Backyard burning inside special control areas: Based on air quality considerations backyard burning is allowed from 12:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m

This information can also be obtained by calling 503-588-6524.
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Open Burn Announcement for Sunday, November 17th, 2019

Agricultural burning: Based on air quality considerations agricultural burning is not recommended.

Backyard burning inside special control areas: Based on air quality considerations backyard burning is not allowed.

This information can also be obtained by calling 503-588-6524.
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CALLS TO DATE: 6,538 emergency responses since January 1 through the end of October! That’s 3.1% more than in 2018 in the same period. Thank you for the opportunity to serve! ...

CALLS TO DATE: 6,538 emergency responses since January 1 through the end of October! That’s 3.1% more than in 2018 in the same period. Thank you for the opportunity to serve!

Comment on Facebook

I understand there will be a new housing development at the mushroom plant coming up. You need more resources!!!

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Open Burn Announcement for Saturday, November 16th, 2019

Agricultural burning: Based on air quality considerations agricultural burning is not recommended.

Backyard burning inside special control areas: Based on air quality considerations backyard burning is not allowed.

This information can also be obtained by calling 503-588-6524.
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This morning, personnel from MCFD#1 delivered 60 food barrels to local elementary schools within the District to collect food donations for our annual food and toy drive that is underway until December 13th for those in need throughout our local community. Donations can be dropped off at the schools, or at our Admin Offices at 300 Cordon Rd NE. ...