*Normal office hours*
Monday - Thursday, 8am to 1pm
Welcome to Stevens County Fire District #4
For burning and current fire ban info, please go to:
or call your local DNR office.
Very High / Extreme
Effective 8/9/19 at 12:01 a.m., permit burning and rule burning is not allowed. Campfires are prohibited. Fireworks, incendiary devices such as exploding targets, sky lanterns, or tracer ammunition are illegal on all DNR Protected Lands.
225 S Silke Rd.
Colville, WA 99114
Stevens County Fire District 4 is a volunteer fire department organized under RCW 52, which provides that we are a municipal corporation and a political subdivision of the State of Washington, supported only by the taxpayers of Fire District 4.
The District provides the following services to the residents of the district:
Stevens County Conservation District provides technical and financial assistance to landowners and promotes Fire Wise conditions that help prevent the spread of wild fire. http://www.co.stevens.wa.us/cons_district/default.htm
CURRENT FIRE DANGER (click FIRE DANGER MAP)
ARE YOU IN DISTRICT 4?
Check your County Property Tax Statement, it will show if you are or not.
If you are not and wish to be, or need help finding out call the
District Office Monday - Friday at 509-937-2246
Please have your Parcel Number which can be found on your Property Tax Statement or your legal description in your property records. You will also need the Legal description found on your property Deed. You will need to fill out a Petition form to start the very simple process. The requirement is that your property touches another property that is already in the District. You can download the Annexation Petition here:
BLUE ADDRESS SIGNS are available for District Residents.
Read The Fire Line by Assistant Chief Irv Schick (click on links below)
jan_18.pdf feb_18.pdf march_18.docx
THINKING OF BURNING OUTDOORS? Get the facts before you begin!
Call DNR in Colville - 1-800-232-2876 or 509-684-7474
The Department of Natural Resources regulates outdoor burning on all forestland where DNR provides wildfire protection. DNR provides fire protection to 13 million acres of undeveloped non-federal forestland across the state.
Your forested property is within DNR protection if you pay a forest fire protection assessment as part of your property tax. If you are unsure, check your county property tax statement or contact the local DNR regional office in Colville at 509-684-7474. When there is No Burn Ban, burning on DNR-protected lands may be allowed if:
The Washington State DNR Website has many resources with information on Wildfire prevention: www.dnr.wa.gov/