Mist-Birkenfeld RFPD is the very most Northwest fire district in Columbia County, Oregon. It encompasses 135 square miles and supports a local population of approximately 1,388 people. The district is also responsible to provide emergency medical assistance and Ambulance transport.
Mist-Birkenfeld RFPD's mission is to prevent or minimize the loss of life and property by providing fire suppression, rescue and emergency medical services, to mitigate the consequences of natural or man made disasters, to educate its patrons in fire safety and first aid, and to provide other public support services using all available resources to accomplish these goals.
The Mist-Birkenfeld RFPD is committed to providing superior service with the highest levels of dignity, professionalism and caring to all those who live, work or play in our community.
From left to right:
Retired Fire Chief Dave Crawford
Assistant Chief Mary Lou Busch
Fire Chief Joe Kaczenski
Deputy Chief Don Beck
Division Chief Nick Berg
EMS Division Chief Larry Boxman
Suit Up And Show Up For Your Community
We are always looking for more volunteers. If you've got a little extra time to spare and are willing to help, we want you! Stop by the Main Station to apply or click on our "Membership" page and download an application.