Another Clean Audit for Marion County Fire District #1

2019-11-15T11:45:20-08:00

Marion County Fire District #1 passed its annual independent audit. The audit included financial statements and cash funds of the Fire District for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2019. “It’s important for our community to know that we are good stewards of their tax dollars,” said Mike Welter, who is the president of the Board of Directors for the [...]

Another Clean Audit for Marion County Fire District #12019-11-15T11:45:20-08:00

Public Meetings Scheduled to Discuss More Firefighters for Marion County Fire District #1

2019-10-24T15:04:35-07:00

Call Volumes Increasing an Average of 3.7% Per Year Marion County Fire District #1 wants to hire two firefighter/paramedics to respond to increasing call volumes. This would require an operating levy increase from taxpayers, and the Fire District is holding two meetings to take public input on the issue. The meetings will be held on November 5 at 5:00 p.m. [...]

Public Meetings Scheduled to Discuss More Firefighters for Marion County Fire District #12019-10-24T15:04:35-07:00

Mike Welter

2019-03-07T14:58:32-08:00

Mike Welter has been a lifelong resident of Oregon and was born and raised in the Stayton area. In 1987 Mike joined the United States Air Force as an in-flight refueler and served in Desert Shield in 1990 and 1991. Mike and his wife Debi moved back to Oregon in 1993.  Giving back to the community is an attribute for [...]

Mike Welter2019-03-07T14:58:32-08:00

Tom Marks

2019-03-07T14:58:49-08:00

Tom Marks has been serving as a director on the board of Marion County Fire District #1 since August, 2012.  Marks served as a member of the MCFD #1 Budget Committee from 2009 to 2012. As a resident of MCFD #1 since 1977, Marks understands the importance of maintaining a strong fire – rescue – emergency medical service.  It’s important [...]

Tom Marks2019-03-07T14:58:49-08:00

Kim Batchelor

2019-03-07T15:05:08-08:00

Kim Batchelor was sworn in as a Board Member on July 16th 2015. Kim retired from MCFD#1 in 2012 where he had served since 1979. Kim worked his way through the ranks as firefighter/EMT, Engineer, Captain and then as a Battalion Chief for a total of 32 years of service to MCFD1. Prior to MCFD1, Kim spent 6 years in [...]

Kim Batchelor2019-03-07T15:05:08-08:00