We are a multi service Fire Department serving some 500 square miles of Central Washington. Our make up is primarily rural with a population estimated at 8,500. We serve the communities of Quincy, Winchester, Low Gap, George, Sunland Estates, Trinidad and Crescent Bar.
We have seven Fire Station locations that house 40 pieces of apparatus. In 2012 we responded to 635 alarms, 309 of those were Emergency Medical Service calls. These activities require trained personnel. Our department presently has 79 volunteer firefighters, 19 Community Support Division volunteers, 3 District #3 Commissioners and 8 Full time Career positions. These are people like you willing to give their time in service to their community.
- approx. 503 sq. miles of farmland, residential, and wildland to protect
- approx. 9,944 people to protect
- 39 different pieces of apparatus to respond to all different types of calls:
– Medical Aid
– Vehicle Accidents
– Wildland Fires
– Structural Fires
– Hazardous Materials
– Biological Hazards
- Areas we serve are: Quincy, Winchester, Block 71, Lowgap, George, Sunland, and Crescent Bar