Gresham Firefighters

Fire Department

The Gresham Fire Department provides life safety services to city residents and contract districts for residents living in the cities of Fairview, Troutdale, Wood Village and areas of unincorporated Multnomah County.

Summer Burn Ban

Outdoor Burn Pile

Portland Fire Chief Erin Janssens has issued a burn ban for Multnomah County. The ban includes all agricultural, yard debris, open burning, and recreational fires. Legal fireworks and purchased barbecues are allowed, but residents should use extreme caution.  

Read the Press Release.

Summer Safety

Dive Rescue

Check out the following resources and more from the American Red Cross:

Fire PermitsOpen Burning

Permits play an important role in ensuring events and activities are safe. See our permits page for more information on the types of events and activities that require a permit.