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Fire Danger Level: Moderate

The following fire season regulations will go into effect at 12:01 a.m. Monday, 29 June 2020:

  • Campfires will be allowed only in designated campgrounds. Portable cooking stoves using liquefied or bottled fuels may be used in other locations.
  • Motorized vehicles will be allowed only on improved roads that are free of flammable vegetation. This regulation does not apply to farm vehicles used for the culture and harvest of crops.
  • Power saws must be shut down between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. Additionally, saw users must have one shovel and one fire extinguisher (8 oz. capacity or greater) at the job site, and a fire watch must take place for one hour after the saw is shut down.
  • Equipment used for the cutting, grinding or welding of metal must be conducted in a cleared area, and all work must stop between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. A charged garden hose or a fire extinguisher (2.5 lb. or larger) must be at the job site.
  • The mowing of dry, cured grass with power equipment will not be allowed between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. This regulation does not apply to farm equipment used for the culture and harvest of crops.
  • The use of any other spark-emitting equipment using an internal combustion engine will not be allowed between 1:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. During other hours, this equipment must be used in a cleared area, and a garden hose or fire extinguisher (2.5 lb. or larger) must be at the equipment site.
  • Fire-fighting equipment will be required to be carried in vehicles that travel off of state highways, county roads or driveways. This equipment includes one shovel and a one-gallon container of water or a fire extinguisher (2.5 lb. or larger).

Board Meeting


  • WHERE:
    • 8677 E. Evans Creek Road - Training Room
  • WHEN:
    • Thursday, 9 July 2020 at 6:30 pm
  • ADDITIONALLY:

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Volunteer of the Month: June 2020

Congratulations to Firefighter Nick D. for being named Evans Valley Fire District #6's Volunteer of the Month on 2 June 2020

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Fire Season Begins


Drier conditions leading to numerous fire starts have prompted ODF's Southwest Oregon District to declare the start of fire season at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, May 1st. Southwest,which covers all of Jackson and Josephine counties, becomes the first ODF district in the state to declare the start of fire season.

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Auxiliary Meetings


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