CIFR Says Goodbye to Longtime Volunteer and Welcomes New Probationary Firefighters

[Camano Island, Wash.] – It was a busy night at the Board of Fire Commissioners’ first meeting of 2016.  The Board approved 13 new probationary volunteers with a swearing in ceremony.  The Board also swore-in volunteer firefighter Kody Henderson who has completed his firefighter training.

At the conclusion of the meeting, the District said goodbye to volunteer Keith Pappas who has retired from CIFR after 29 years of service.  Please read more here.


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Camano Island Fire and Rescue

We’re proud to share with you the good work of the men and women of Camano Island Fire and Rescue, and give our thanks to the community for its tremendous support. From the “man on the street” who becomes the first responder at an accident scene, to the chaplains and auxiliaries that offer their moral support and time and energy; from career firefighters working alongside dedicated and trained volunteers, to the office staff who get the behind-the-scenes work done, we are all working together to ensure the safety of property and lives. Our Mission, Vision, and Values bring clarity to the processes and relationships here at CIFR, and we are working with you to update our strategic plan, guiding the next six years. Mission Statement

Call When It Counts

Call 911 if there is a threat to loss of life or property

  • Know the address and city of your emergency
  • Know your phone number
  • Know the type of emergency
  • Stay calm and answer all of the operator’s questions