Fire District Welcomes New Fire Commissioner and Other Personnel Changes

Clark County Fire District 3 welcomes a new fire commissioner and announces other personnel changes to the fire district. New fire commissionerFire Commissioner Dean Thornberry was sworn-in on August 8 and replaces Scott Anders who stepped down after accepting a job in another state. Thornberry spent 25 years in fire service, including 12 years withContinue reading Fire District Welcomes New Fire Commissioner and Other Personnel Changes

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation Provides Critical Lifesaving Equipment Grant to Clark County Fire District 3 

Grant is part of more than $69 million given by Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation to public safety organizations across the U.S. (Brush Prairie, Wash.) As summer continues, Clark County Fire District 3 is prepared to keep Clark County safe thanks to a grant from Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation. The Foundation recognized our needContinue reading Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation Provides Critical Lifesaving Equipment Grant to Clark County Fire District 3 

Meet Firefighters and Emergency Personnel at Open Houses this Summer

Learn more about your fire district and enjoy free food and fun for the family Clark County Fire District 3 invites the community to celebrate summer with free food and fun at a fire station near you in August and September. Bring your family and friends and see how your tax dollars work to keepContinue reading Meet Firefighters and Emergency Personnel at Open Houses this Summer

Clark County implements warm weather burn ban beginning July 15

FROM CLARK COUNTY FIRE MARSHAL DAN YOUNG: Vancouver, Wash. – Starting at 12:01 a.m. Friday, July 15, all land clearing and residential burning in Clark County will be restricted until further notice. The Fire Marshal also is rescinding all burning permits issued prior to the ban. Permits can be reissued or extended when the banContinue reading “Clark County implements warm weather burn ban beginning July 15”

Water Safety: Letter from Fire Marshall Chris Drone

The weather is warming up and more people are out enjoying our beautiful lakes, rivers and beaches. As you head out this summer, we want you to be safe and know how to prevent an unintentional drowning. Drowning is a leading cause of death for young children, but drowning does not discriminate, and no oneContinue reading “Water Safety: Letter from Fire Marshall Chris Drone”

Clark County Fire District 3 Celebrates Lifesaving Public Servants

District acknowledges eight award recipients The public generally agrees that firefighters are heroes; they show up for emergencies, and they run toward danger while others are encouraged to flee. But their necessary knowledge of fire science, the expansive roles they play in the community, and their commitment to a challenging profession are also heroic. “NotContinue reading “Clark County Fire District 3 Celebrates Lifesaving Public Servants”

Fire District 3’s Annual Pancake Breakfast is Back   

Proceeds will go to benefit several families in Ukraine For over 30 years, Clark County Fire District 3 has hosted an annual pancake breakfast in June during Hockinson Fun Days.  After missing two years due to the pandemic, Fun Days and the pancake breakfast is back in-person! Fire District 3 will host an Open HouseContinue reading “Fire District 3’s Annual Pancake Breakfast is Back   “