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Camano Island Fire & Rescue communicates next steps for fire levy lid lift

Voters supported a 25-cent fire levy lid lift in the November election for Camano Island Fire & Rescue. As a result, the agency wants to share information about next steps and how funding will be used in the year ahead. “We are extremely thankful for our community’s support this holiday season and always,” said Fire… Read more »

Questions About the Fire Levy Lid Lift?

Camano Island Fire & Rescue has planned two meetings to share information about a proposed fire levy lid lift to meet the increasing demand for emergency services. Community members with questions are invited and encouraged to attend: Monday, October 23, 6:00 p.m. (Mabana Station, 3651 South Camano Drive) Saturday, October 28, 10:00 a.m. (District Headquarters,… Read more »

During a Fire, Seconds Count! Fire Prevention Week, October 8-14

Structure fires today are quite different than 100 years ago.  The long-held belief was that we might have eight to 10 minutes to escape a fire.  But today that escape time can be reduced to as little as two or three minutes. The smoke produced from building fires today can be even more deadly.  Modern… Read more »

Lid lift would fund service improvements for Camano Island Fire & Rescue: Ballot measure planned for November

The Camano Island community is being asked to consider a 25-cent fire levy lid lift for emergency services during the November General Election. If approved, funding would be used to hire emergency personnel, replace aging apparatus, and maintain District facilities. The lid lift would cost the owner of a $350,000 home an additional $7.29 per… Read more »

Open House scheduled for Camano Island Fire & Rescue on Sept. 9 (Posted 8/24/2017)

Camano Island Fire & Rescue invites the community to its annual Open House on Saturday, September 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Terry’s Corner Fire Station (525 E. North Camano Dr.). There will be loads of activities for kids and adults throughout the day, as well as free hot dogs, chips and… Read more »

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