[2/7/18] Chelan Fire Task Force Tells Commissioners The Public Has Absolutely No Appetite For Additional Taxes
The district does not have the revenue to maintain those six without raising taxes
Burn severity can vary across the fire area depending on topography, weather conditions, fuel types, and rate of fire spread.
Career Firefighters, Lieutenant Dale Rodman, Firefighter/EMT, Adam Jones and Firefighter/EMT, Troy Keene, have been deployed to California as part of WA State Strike Team 10-
Residents and visitors can expect to see and smell some smoke each day during burning operations.
TREX training prescribed burns are scheduled through October 6th
Ninety percent of Washington state wildfires this year have been human caused.
Remaining crews will continue to focus on fire repair work.
Lemon said having a full time employee dedicated to recruitment of volunteers will be a big shot in the arm to all three fire agencies.
Mazama, Rendezvous and Lost River are being upgraded to a Level 2 evacuation.