Open Burn on Reservation Effective Sept. 30, 2017

For immediate release:   September 29, 2017

Contact:   Fire Chief Rob Burnside, 541-276-2126

 

 

 

Burn Ban Ends on Reservation September 30

 

2016 Burn Ban Lifted Sept. 24

Open Burning on Reservation allowed September 24 

UTFD Presents the Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Umatilla Tribal Fire Department Presents - Annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturaday April 4 at 10:00 AM SHARP - BIA Lawn

Burn ban lifted on Reservation

Open burning, including trash in burning barrels and yard debris, will be allowed on the Umatilla Indian Reservation beginning October 4. Umatilla Tribal Fire Chief Rob Burnside says the lower temperatures and higher humidity allow for burns to b

Fire Station

Umatilla Tribal Fire Department is responsible for fire prevention and suppression, public education, emergency medical services and hazardous materials emergency response on the Umatilla Reservation. The Department administers the Uniform Fire Code, the Fire Prevention, and Emergency Services Code. The Department currently has seven full time personnel, including three certifed paramedics, and 25 volunteer fire fighters and maintains mutual aid with adjacent fire departments.

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Umatilla Tribal Fire Department is responsible for fire prevention and suppression, public education, emergency medical services and hazardous materials emergency response on the Umatilla Reservation. The Department administers the Uniform Fire Code, the Fire Prevention, and Emergency Services Code. The Department currently has seven full time personnel, including three certifed paramedics, and 25 volunteer fire fighters and maintains mutual aid with adjacent fire departments.