Marion County Fire District #1 Adopts Budget


The Board of Directors for Marion County Fire District #1 unanimously adopted its budget for the 2020 Fiscal Year during its meeting on June 20. A copy of the budget is available on the fire district’s web site at The fire district’s budget document is being considered for a Best Practices Award by the Government Finance Officers Association. Fire [...]

Marion County Fire District #1 Adopts Budget2019-06-21T11:41:17-07:00

Draft Budget for Marion County Fire District #1 Available for Public Comment


Marion County Fire District #1 posted a draft operations budget to its web site (FY 2020 Budget Document) for the 2020 Fiscal Year, which runs July 1, 2019-June 30, 2020. The public is encouraged to review and ask questions or provide comment at an upcoming meeting of the fire district’s Citizen Budget Committee on Thursday, May 16 at 5:30 p.m. [...]

Draft Budget for Marion County Fire District #1 Available for Public Comment2019-06-19T15:46:32-07:00

Marion County Fire District #1 2018 Annual Report


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Date:                     April 30, 2019 Contact:               Chief Kyle McMann (503) 588-6535 Marion County Fire District #1 Releases Annual Report Call Volumes and Response Times on the Rise  Salem, Ore. – Marion County Fire District #1 released its Annual Report for the year 2018. The report includes an overview of the agency’s Strategic Plan, a snapshot of [...]

Marion County Fire District #1 2018 Annual Report2019-05-02T16:16:48-07:00

Be a hero


   PulsePoint App for Community Awareness  There's a new smartphone app we'd like to highlight that is saving lives. In addition to life-saving CPR notifications, the PulsePoint application provides a complete virtual window into the emergency communication centers of PulsePoint-enabled agencies. Mobile users have real-time access to emergency activity as it is occurring in these communities. App users are able to view active [...]

Be a hero2016-04-18T15:44:45-07:00

Guess what we did


Marion County Firefighters Climb the Tower On March 5th, eight firefighters from Marion County Fire District #1 were part of 1,900 firefighters from around the country and world who participated in the Scott Firefighter Stairclimb in Seattle. The team is made up of both volunteer and career personnel. For some, this was their first time in the event. Several other [...]

Guess what we did2016-03-18T10:42:18-07:00

Marion County Firefighters ‘Fill the Boot’ to raise money for Muscular Dystrophy


For over 17 years, Marion County Fire District #1 Professional Firefighters IAFF Local 2557 has been raising money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) to fight neuromuscular disease with 'Fill the Boot' fundraisers. On November 27, 2015, MCFD#1 firefighters donated time and resources to lay the foundation for another successful 'Fill the Boot' event.   This year's 'Fill the Boot' [...]

Marion County Firefighters ‘Fill the Boot’ to raise money for Muscular Dystrophy2015-11-30T08:41:28-08:00

October is Fire Prevention Month!


Did you know that many people don’t test their smoke alarms as often as they should? When there is a fire, smoke spreads fast. You need working smoke alarms to give you time to get out. Test yours every month! “Working smoke alarms, a noise you can live with!"                     

October is Fire Prevention Month!2015-10-19T12:29:27-07:00

Annual Open House – September 21, 2015


On Monday, September 21, 2015, Marion County Fire District will host it's annual Open House event. Please join us from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. to learn about fire safety, tour our fire station, and enjoy refreshments on us.  Fire engines and a medical helicopter will also be present for tours. Bring the whole family for this fun, free event. We hope [...]

Annual Open House – September 21, 20152015-09-15T16:06:51-07:00