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Our fire district has been receiving questions from citizens about the Coronavirus, specifically COVID-19. We want to assure you that we are ready to respond to any emergency, and this is no different. Your support means that we have experienced, highly-trained emergency personnel who are ready to help if needed.
The most important thing that you can do is educate yourself and your family about what the COVID-19 is and how to prevent the spread of viruses in general. More information can be found through the Center for Disease Control ( or by contacting the Washington State Department of Health with questions at 1-800-525-0127.
A general rule of thumb for any virus is to stay home if you are feeling unwell. Senior citizens, and those in our community with existing health conditions (such compromised immune systems, diabetes, COPD or other respiratory illnesses) are encouraged to contact their health practitioner for a phone consultation or office visit if you exhibit symptoms.


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We want to reach out and reassure our community members during this difficult time. Our agencies are coordinating with each other to provide you and your family with the highest level of care. We are here for you if you need us. We are ready. We have trained for this, and have experience responding to infectious diseases and all other emergencies. Your financial support for emergency services makes this possible. And, for that, we are extremely grateful. We must continue to do the business of a fire district in addition to responding to emergency calls. These meeting protocols have changed. Please visit our websites to learn how you can participate in our public meetings where we conduct business. Benton County Fire District 1 – Benton County Fire District 2 – Benton County Fire District 4 – Benton County Fire District 5 – Call 1-509- 786-2404 for meeting details. Benton County Fire District 6 – Fra