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Valley Regional Fire Authority

Auburn’s fire department is the Valley Regional Fire Authority (VRFA).  The VRFA serves Auburn, Algona, and Pacific.  There are five fire stations throughout Auburn, and one in Pacific.  Station 31 houses the primary VRFA administrative offices.

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VRFA website   VRFA Facebook   VRFA Instagram     VRFA Twitter

VRFA Administration:
Chief and Administrator: Brent Swearingen
Deputy Fire Chief of Operations: Brad Thompson
Deputy Chief of Technical Services: Dave Largberg
Chief Financial Officer: Mark Horaski

VRFA Board of Governance: 
The VRFA’s nine-member Board of Governance is comprised of the Mayors and two City Council members from each of the participating cities.
Algona:  Mayor David Hill, City Councilmember Lynda Osborn, Councilmember Troy Linnell
Auburn: Mayor Nancy Backus, Deputy Mayor Claude DaCorsi, Councilmember Larry Brown
Pacific: Mayor Leanne Guier (Chairman of the Board), Councilmember David Storaasli, Councilmember Kerry Garberding

Valley Professional Firefighters – IAFF 1352
“On the front line, doing good in the community on and off duty. Serving you in Auburn, Pacific, & Algona, WA.”
The Professional Firefighters Union representing the firefighters serving Algona, Auburn, and Pacific.

Stations:

VRFA Station Page
Station 31                                       Station 32                            Station 33
1101 D Street N.E.                           1951 R Street S.E.               500 182 Ave E
Auburn, WA 98002                          Auburn, WA 98002             Auburn Wa, 98092
253-288-5800                                   253-288-5800                       253-288-5800

Station 34                                          Station 35                           Station 38
31290 124th Ave. SE                          2905 C St. SW                    133 3rd Ave SE
Auburn, WA 98092                             Auburn, WA 98002             Pacific, WA 98047
253-288-5800                                      253-288-5800                      253-288-5800

  • VRFA Blotter: July 27 – August 2, 2020
    by VRFA Blotter on August 4, 2020 at 10:42 pm

    Below are just a few of the calls the Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to for the week of July 27-August 2, 2020. VRFA firefighters responded… This post VRFA Blotter: July 27 – August 2, 2020 appeared first on Auburn Examiner.

  • Burn Ban Issued in King and Pierce Counties
    by Elizabeth Miller on August 4, 2020 at 9:35 pm

    Both the King County and Pierce County Fire Marshals have issued a Stage 1 fire safety burn ban effective July 30. The King County ban applies… This post Burn Ban Issued in King and Pierce Counties appeared first on Auburn Examiner.

  • VRFA Blotter: July 20-26, 2020
    by VRFA Blotter on July 29, 2020 at 5:24 pm

    Below are just a few of the calls the Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to for the week of July 20-26, 2020. VRFA firefighters responded… This post VRFA Blotter: July 20-26, 2020 appeared first on Auburn Examiner.

  • VRFA Blotter: July 13-19, 2020
    by Elizabeth Miller on July 21, 2020 at 9:42 pm

    Below are just a few of the calls the Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to for the week of July 13-19, 2020. VRFA firefighters responded to… This post VRFA Blotter: July 13-19, 2020 appeared first on Auburn Examiner.

  • Fire Destroys Vacant Lea Hill Home
    by Elizabeth Miller on July 21, 2020 at 8:13 pm

    Several passersby reported a residential fire in the 28900 blk of 124th Ave S fire on Lea Hill early Tuesday morning. Crews from Valley Regional… This post Fire Destroys Vacant Lea Hill Home appeared first on Auburn Examiner.