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.
Always call 911 in case of an emergency
Chief and Administrator: Brent Swearingen
Deputy Fire Chief of Operations: Kevin Olson
Acting 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 (Vice Chair), City Councilmember Lynda Osborn, Councilmember Troy Linnell
Auburn: Mayor Nancy Backus, Deputy Mayor Bill Peloza, Councilmember Claude DaCorsi
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.
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 253-288-5842 253-288-5843
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
VRFA Engine 31 Hit by Car While on Scene
by Elizabeth Miller on September 2, 2019 at 10:13 pm
The following information was provided by VRFA regarding an incident that occurred at early morning Sunday, September 1st. “Early Sunday morning an Engine from the… This post VRFA Engine 31 Hit by Car While on Scene appeared first on Auburn Examiner.
2-Alarm Fire Destroys Auburn Home
by Elizabeth Miller on August 16, 2019 at 12:51 am
Shortly before 3pm Thursday afternoon units from Valley Regional Fire Authority and South King County Fire & Rescue were dispatched to the 32100 block of… This post 2-Alarm Fire Destroys Auburn Home appeared first on Auburn Examiner.
Auburn Police Investigating Lea Hill Shooting
by Elizabeth Miller on August 10, 2019 at 4:31 am
Shortly before 7pm Friday night units from the Auburn Police Department and Valley Regional Fire Department were dispatched to reports of a shooting at the… This post Auburn Police Investigating Lea Hill Shooting appeared first on Auburn Examiner.
All You Need to Know About This Weekend’s Auburnfest Acitivies!
by Elizabeth Miller on August 8, 2019 at 5:48 pm
Auburn’s annual community celebration, Auburnfest, will be held this Saturday, August 10! The festival will be held at Les Gove Park from 11am-7pm with the… This post All You Need to Know About This Weekend’s Auburnfest Acitivies! appeared first on Auburn Examiner.
Truck Strikes Multiple Pedestrians Killing One in Auburn
by Aggregated Content: News Maven on August 5, 2019 at 7:22 pm
Just after 1:00 a.m. Saturday night, crews with Valley Regional Fire Authority and Auburn Police received several reports of a truck striking two pedestrians in… This post Truck Strikes Multiple Pedestrians Killing One in Auburn appeared first on Auburn Examiner.