Prevent.  Protect.  Preserve.

The McKenzie Fire & Rescue Fire District protects 45 miles of Oregon's McKenzie River between Springfield and Blue River. Our crew of over 50 volunteers is proud of our mission: to prevent, protect, and preserve life and property from loss by fire, accident, sudden illness, or disaster in the community; further, to enhance the quality of life and to minimize suffering wherever possible. Learn more


Want to Join? Watch our Recruiting Video

Interested in First Aid/CPR Training? Follow this link


McKenzie District News

Page Last Updated: January 5, 2015 10:52 AM

January 5 |Happy New Year!

2014 was a busy year for emergency response in our district. We look forward to 2015 and every opportunity we will have to help our community. Be safe.



October 31 |Halloween Fire Safety

Halloween can be a fun, and spooky, time of year for kids. Make trick-or-treat safe for your little monsters with a few easy safety tips. Click here for the full article.



September 25 |Survivor Says Thank You

On Wednesday, September 24th, cardiac arrest survivor Paul Roche visited McKenzie Fire & Rescue responders to thank them for saving his life. Kezi covered this story, see the video here.

July 1 |New Face at the Fire Station

Please welcome Dulcy Pierce as McKenzie Fire & Rescue's new administrative assistant. Dulcy comes to us from Central Oregon with 15 years of administrative experience. Congratulations, Dulcy, welcome to the family!


March 17 | Awards Banquet Winners

On Saturday, March 15th, McKenzie Fire held its annual awards banquet. This year's awards winners are:

Rookie of The Year: Ken Lewellen

Officer of The Year: Rusty Flanders

Firefighter of The Year: Dave Breitenstein

Chief's Award Recipient: Will Hansen

Life Member Award: Kim Burwell

Congratulations to Everyone!



Become a Volunteer
Now Accepting Applications
Learn more



Radio Feed

Listen to our radio traffic, Just press Play!

Do you Have a Scanner?
Click Here for Our Frequencies


Two Steps to Save a Life

Performing hands-only CPR can more than double survival.


Volunteer Spotlight

This Month's Birthdays:

Jeff Fox


Shelby Larita


Sandy Dersham


Patrick Anderson


Dana Burwell



This Month's Years of Service Anniversaries:

Thomas Maddock 38 Years
Nick Landreth

33 Years

Dale Ledyard

28 Years

David Sherwood 13 Years
Bart Thompson 11 Years
Clayton Canfield 7 Years
Corey Stroming 4 Years


Photo of the Unspecified Amount of Time

(Formerly Photo of The Week)

Click Here to See Previous Weeks

A recent cardiac arrest survivor poses with the crew and 911 operator who worked to save him.

 © McKenzie Fire and Rescue.   Site design by DesignWorks Studio.