Gresham Firefighters

Fire Department

The Gresham Fire Department provides life safety services to city residents and contract districts for residents living in the cities of Fairview, Troutdale, Wood Village and areas of unincorporated Multnomah County.

Backyard Burning Season Begins

Outdoor Burn Pile

The spring backyard burning season in Gresham began April 11. Yard debris burning will be allowed on Wednesdays and Saturdays as DEQ allows. Call the burn line for hours and more info: 503-618-3083.

Read more about outdoor burning.

City Prepared for Ebola

Ebola Virus

The City of Gresham is prepared for public health emergencies, including Ebola and other biological or chemical threats.

Read more about how the City is prepared for Ebola.

Fire PermitsOpen Burning

Permits play an important role in ensuring events and activities are safe. See our permits page for more information on the types of events and activities that require a permit.