Backyard Burning is now allowed

Backyard Burning Season is now open.  Please call the burn information line at 1-877-982-0011 prior to lighting your fire to verify that it is a burn day. Fires must be attended until the fire is completely burned out or extinguished Keep the space around the burn...

Scotts Mills Volunteer Statue Dedication

On Sunday February 16th the citizens of Scotts Mills and members of the Silverton Fire District were on hand to unveil and dedicate a statue to the volunteers that serve the community of Scotts Mills and the memory of Chief (ret.) Anthony “Tony”...

2014 Annual Awards Banquet

On Saturday February 15, the Silverton Fire District held its annual awards banquet. During the Banquet the following people/companies received awards; Captain Harry Klopfenstien was awarded Life Membership to the Fire District for 25 dedicated years to the District....

Happy Holidays

From our family to yours we wish you a Happy and Safe Holiday Season. Just as a reminder our administration office will be closed on December 25 and January 1.

Holiday Fire Safety Tips

With the holiday season in full swing, State Fire Marshal Mark Wallace cautions everyone to keep fire safety in mind when decorating and entertaining. “This season is a busy and exciting time of year, but don’t let that distract you from keeping your...

13th Annual Food and Toy Drive

This coming Saturday December 7 and Sunday December 8 members of the Silverton Fire District as well as other local groups will be going door-to-door asking for donations of non-perishable food and new unwrapped toys.  We will start going around town around 8 AM on...

Home Heating Safety Tips

As cooler weather arrives, State Fire Marshal Mark Wallace is urging Oregonians to use heating appliances wisely. “With the onset of cooler weather, I urge citizens to ensure all their heating appliances are in good working order,” says Wallace.  Have your woodstoves,...

Portland Stair Climb

This last weekend there were 3 members of the Silverton Fire District that participated in the Portland Stair Climb for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.  The members were JoAnn Tyler, Josh Wimp and Deb Conner.  We are very proud of  Deb Conner for finishing 12th...