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Vernonia Rural Fire Protection District (VRFPD) provides fire, emergency medical, hazardous materials, and technical rescue emergency response to 36 square miles of rural Columbia County Oregon. VRFPD is a combination fire department maintaining three full time personnel (one Fire Chief, one Operations Division Chief, one Training Division Chief) and one part time office administrator, while relying heavily on volunteer firefighter to answer the call of their neighbors. VRFPD Responds to all fire, Ems, and rescue incidents within our district and the surrounding districts requesting mutual aid assistance from our firefighters.

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