Give Us a Brake!

At a recent staff meeting, Chief Katie Mast reported complaints from a few people that they “couldn’t see” first responders during hours of darkness who were controlling traffic near emergency incident scenes. Generally, our first responders are wearing vests with blinking lights and they are using lighted “Stop/Slow” paddles. We are aware that drivers approaching incident scenes become fixated on and/or partially blinded by emergency … Continue reading Give Us a Brake!

Wildfire Information

We know many of our district’s residents and visitors are worried about the smoke in the air. There is a complex of fires in and near the Marion Fire District’s territory. As accurate information becomes available, we will do our best to post news about the fires and suppression operations to this website and to our Facebook page. If evacuations are ever recommended, personnel will … Continue reading Wildfire Information