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.

Backyard Burning 

Outdoor Burn Pile

The fall backyard burning season began October 10 in Gresham, Fairview, and Wood Village.

Yard debris burning will be allowed on Wednesdays and Saturdays as DEQ allows.

Yard debris burning in Troutdale and Fire District 10 began October 1.

Call the burn line for hours and more info: 503-618-3083.

Read more about outdoor burning.

Stay Safe

In the United States someone dies in a home fire every three hours. Gresham Fire offers tips to help your family stay safe in your home.


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.