ABOUT US

Skagit County Fire District 6 is comprised of rural, urban, and forested communities. We respond out of one fire station built in 2006 and located on Peterson Road in the Bay View Ridge Area. Skagit 6 proudly provides fire protection and emergency medical services to 5,800 residences over 27 square miles. The District serves the community 24- hours a day with a minimum on duty staffing of one battalion chief and two firefighter/EMT’s. The Bay View Ridge station also has five resident firefighters who live at the station and supplement response capacity.

SERVICES

The most visible and valued services provided by Skagit County Fire District 6 is our response to and control of all-hazard emergency events that affect the citizens in the area in which we serve. District 6 provides a variety of emergency services including:

 

  • Fire Suppression

  • BLS Emergency Medical Services

  • Hazardous Materials Response

  • Public Information and Education

PARTNERSHIPS

Skagit County Fire District 6 believes in building relationships that we find are mutually beneficial to us and our partners. We foster strong partnerships to accomplish the following goals:

  • Provide added value to our customers (tax payers) through cost sharing and reducing redundancy.

  • Capitalize on opportunities to work closer with our neighboring agencies.

  • Operate the organization through effectiveness and efficiency.

  • Provide opportunities for our staff and volunteers to participate in regional efforts.

Listed below are some of the partnerships that we currently enjoy:.

  • Skagit County Fire District No. 2

  • Skagit County Fire District No. 5

  • Skagit County Fire District No. 12

  • Skagit County Fire District No. 14

  • Burlington Fire Department

  • Skagit County Emergency Medical Services