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.

Stay Safe

House fire in Gresham

Every three hours someone dies in a home fire in the U.S. Gresham Fire offers tips to help your family stay safe in your home.

Backyard Burn Season

Backyard Burn

Backyard burn season began April 16.

There will be 10 designated burn days this season, on Wednesdays and Saturdays, if DEQ determines that burning is allowable on those days.

Call 503-618-3083 to learn if burning is allowed on a specific day. 

Read more about outdoor burning.

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.