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Join our community task force

Community Advisory Group

Community Advisory Group

In 2017 this group was established to help the Fire District plan for the future. A strategic financial plans was developed with help from this group by bringing wants and needs from the community. The Fire District values the communities input and strives to be the cornerstone of the people. Meetings are held quarterly and updates are given to the Board of Commissioners by Chief Schmidt and the task force committee representatives. Send us an email or call if you have any questions. If you are interested in being a part of this crucial group please complete an application listed on the website.

Letter of Interest

If you think this is something you would be interested in, please download & fill out this Letter of Interest.

Send Completed Letter

Once you’ve filled out the letter, mail or drop it off at Fire Station 49, or email it to Chief Schmidt.


We also have the opportunity for Students, and others, to participate in a “Ride Along” on the engine or a medic unit.  Please download and fill out our “Ride Along Waiver” form.

Volunteer Firefighters

Here is a recruitment video filmed with our volunteers at Station 49 and has been aired on TV throughout Washington State:

Two more great videos that shows what it’s like to be a volunteer firefighter and illustrates the need for volunteer firefighters in Washington State.

Message Us

We are here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

If you are not sure whether the situation is a true emergency, we recommend calling 911 and letting the dispatcher determine whether you need emergency help.

Call Us

(360) 435-3311


Chad Schmidt, District Fire Chief


Station 49 Location

12131 228th St NE,
Arlington, WA 98223