VRFA BLOG

Read about current VRFA events, incidents and announcements.

Captain Jon Hillebrant retires after 25 years of service

“Joining the fire service was the best decision I ever made,” said Valley Regional Fire Authority Captain Jon Hillebrant as he retires from a 25-year career with the Auburn Fire Department and VRFA. Hillebrant decided to pursue a career in…

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Register now for Scouts at the Fire Station!

Register now for our Scouts at the Fire Station events! All adventure and scouting groups are welcome. Two opportunities are available: Saturday, Nov. 12 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at Puget Sound Fire Authority Station 74, 24611 116th Ave. SE. in Kent,…

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Happy 100th Anniversary Fire Prevention Week!

This week we are celebrating the 100th anniversary of Fire Prevention Week™ (FPW). This year’s FPW campaign, “Fire won’t wait. Plan your escape™” works to educate everyone about simple but important actions they can take to keep themselves and those…

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NOTICE OF SPECIAL FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Valley Regional Fire Authority Finance Committee will conduct a Special Meeting on Tuesday, October 4, 2022, beginning at 5:00 p.m. The purpose of the Special Meeting is to review and discuss the proposed 2023…

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Scouts at the Fire Station – dates set for two events

Scout Night at the Fire Station is back with now two opportunities for scouts to attend!  Saturday, Nov. 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Puget Sound Fire Authority will host at Station 74, and Wednesday, Nov. 16 from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m., the VRFA will…

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King County Fire Chiefs Issue Stage Two Fire Safety Burn Ban

Effective Friday, September 9th, the King County Fire Chiefs have issued a ‘Stage 2’ Fire Safety Burn Ban which prohibits recreational fires until further notice. This means all outdoor fires, including recreational campfires, cooking fires, and…

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