Fire

Butte County Fire Department is the largest fire department north of Sacramento, California to Eugene, Oregon. We are a combination of career and citizen volunteer firefighters.

Our Mission: "To provide professional services to protect lives, property, and environment to those residing, working or traveling with in the unincorporated areas of Butte County, the cities of Biggs and Gridley and the Town of Paradise."

Programs

 

Working together to develop, support, encourage, and challenge the young women and men in Butte County.

GOALS - WHAT WE WANT TO SHARE

Empower and build confidence in young women  and men.
Challenge team building and physical achievement.
Broaden their skill set and problem solving abilities.
Create a diverse and non-threatening learning environment.
Educate in fire safety, rescue, law enforcement, and EMS skills.
Role model positive, strong, leadership.

TO HAVE FUN!

OBJECTIVES

Expose teens to challenging, positive, and  supportive life events.
Create mentoring environment between professionals and youth
Develop Public Relations for all agencies
Enhance cooperation between public safety and community organizations
Promote career development & recruitment
Assist with trainee development in ICS

Interested teens will be required to complete an application. Applicants will be selected by a committee. Selection of campers will be based on:
Geographical representation 
Ethnicity, Gender, & Socio-Economic background
500 word essay written by applicant


 Contact Fire

Butte County Fire
CALFIRE

In an Emergency
Dial 9-1-1
Arson Hotline
800.468.4408

Phone:    530.538.7111
Fax:        530.538.7401

 Locations and Hours

Butte County Fire
CALFIRE
176 Nelson Avenue
Oroville CA, 95965

Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00am to 5:00pm
Excludes Holidays

 

 Current Incidents

For current incidents call
Butte County Fire
530.538.7826

If you reach a recording, there may be no current incidents

Online
Visit thenet411.net
Visit Statewide Fire Incidents

 Calendar

Butte County Air Quality Management Department

View Burn Day Status
530.332.9407

 

Butte County Fire CALFIRE

Darren Read, Fire Chief  
David Hawks, Assistant Chief, North Division 
Chris Haile, Assistant Chief, South Division 
Jamie Norton, Assistant Chief, Administration

Garret Sjolund, Assistant Chief, Butte Fire Center

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