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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: Firefighters Treat Toddler After Tumble from Window
    by VRFA Blotter on September 21, 2021 at 7:56 pm

    The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 335 calls for service for the week of September 13-19, 2021. Year to Date our Valley Professional Firefighters… This post VRFA Blotter: Firefighters Treat Toddler After Tumble from Window appeared first on Auburn Examiner.

  • VRFA Blotter: Car vs. Building Match Ends in Draw
    by VRFA Blotter on September 14, 2021 at 10:46 pm

    The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 313 calls for service for the week of September 6-12, 2021. Year to Date our Valley Professional Firefighters… This post VRFA Blotter: Car vs. Building Match Ends in Draw appeared first on Auburn Examiner.

  • VRFA Blotter: Firefighters Evaluate Mom and Baby After Home Birth
    by VRFA Blotter on September 7, 2021 at 11:55 pm

    The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 322 calls for service for the week of August 30-September 5, 2021. Year to Date our Valley Professional… This post VRFA Blotter: Firefighters Evaluate Mom and Baby After Home Birth appeared first on Auburn Examiner.

  • VRFA Blotter: The One With an Axe and an Unlucky Squirrel
    by VRFA Blotter on August 31, 2021 at 11:47 pm

    The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to numerous calls for service for the week of August 23-30, 2021 and we remain grateful for their service.… This post VRFA Blotter: The One With an Axe and an Unlucky Squirrel appeared first on Auburn Examiner.

  • VRFA Blotter: Firefighters Treat Driver Having Anxiety Attack on SR-167
    by VRFA Blotter on August 24, 2021 at 9:03 pm

    The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 312 calls for service for the week of August 16-22, 2021. Year to Date our Valley Professional Firefighters… This post VRFA Blotter: Firefighters Treat Driver Having Anxiety Attack on SR-167 appeared first on Auburn Examiner.