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Facts About The District

Organized: 1950 under Title 52 Revised Code of Washington
Elected Board of Fire Commissioners: Mike Noblet, Savannah Erickson & Jim Towers

ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF

Fire Chief, EFO: Nick Walsh
Deputy Chief/Resources: Jon Beck
Deputy Chief/Operations: Terry Ney
Division Chief/Training & Safety: Joseph Dilley
Finance Officer: Kat Nguyen
Records Manager: Vicki Lange
Administrative Specialist: Kelly McDonald
Maintenance Technician: Jake Greve
IT Specialist: Michael Hastings
Fire Mechanic: Alex Carlson

Fire Prevention Officer: Lieutenant Alex McMahon
First Aid coordinator: Firefighter/EMT Robert Husom
Car Seat Safety seat program coordinator: Firefighter/EMT Karley Diffie

Emergency Phone Number: 9 1 1
Radio Frequency: Dispatch “Fire 1”: 154.430, Operations “Fire 3”: 154.175
Dispatch: I-COM

Board meets: 2nd Thursday each month, 5:30PM, Bayview Fire Station, 5579 Bayview Road, Langley, WA 98260. Meetings are open in person, virtual viewing is available.

District Area: – 66 Sq. Miles, 57 Miles of shoreline
Station locations: 31-Freeland32-Clinton33-Maxwelton34-Langley35-Saratoga36-Bayview
Paid Firefighters/EMTs: 12 Members
Volunteer Firefighters/EMTS: 9 Members
Volunteer EMTS: 13 Members
Volunteer Firefighters: 2 Members

District Population: Permanent = 15,000 Daily Effective Population = 25,000  (est.) 9,940 Registered Voters
Assessed Valuation of property within District: $5,645,229,058.00
District Funding: Regular tax levy
Levy rate: $0.95 per $1000 as assessed value

Emergency Apparatus:  7-Class A Type 1 Pumpers, 1-Type 5 Brush Engine, 1-Type 6 Brush Engine, 2-2800 gallon Water Tenders, 3-2500 gallon Water Tenders, 1-Type 3, 35’ Fire Boat, 1-RIB Rescue Boat, 1-Light Rescue, 1-Light and Air, 3-Aid Vehicles, 5-Command Vehicles, 1-Rehab Unit, 3-MCI Trailers, 1-HazMat/Decon Trailer, 3-Utility Vehicles, and 1-Youth Training Smoke House Trailer.

Total Pumping Capacity:  14,000 GPM (11,500 GPM from firefighting apparatus, 3.500 GPM from water tenders).

WSRB Fire Insurance Rating: Class 7, with hydrant credit on residential structures except the City of Langley which is a Class 6