Cowlitz County Fire District 5
Emergency Burn Ban - Emergency Burn Ban in effect starting April 16, 2021 More Information
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Employment Opportunity

Cowlitz County Fire District #5 is hiring for a full-time Administrative Assistant. The position will consist of clerical, financial, office and community support. Financial experience is required. The position is 40 hours per week with benefits of medical, dental, vision, life insurance, PERS retirement and personal leave. Salary range is $3,170 to $3,963 depending on qualifications. Full job description and applications are available at Cowlitz Fire District #5, 382 NE Frontage Road, Kalama, WA or via the links below. Applications will be accepted until 5 p.m., Friday, April 23rd, 2021.

Emergency Burn Ban

Effective 12:01 AM Friday April 16, 2021, Cowlitz County, in cooperation with neighboring Counties, will be enacting restrictions on outdoor burning. Lack of precipitation, current dry conditions and multiple wildland brush fires have prompted this decision. The emergency burn ban will be in place temporarily until the conditions improve but is expected to remain in effect until 12:01 AM Friday the 23RD

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Our mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by progressively providing a highly trained, customer oriented emergency response service, responding effectively to all hazards to life and property.

April 22, 2021 - Thursday

Outdoor Burning

Outdoor Burning
Not Allowed