Who are we?
West Valley Fire District (WVFD) is located in the West Willamette Valley in the foothills of the Oregon coastal range, spanning two different counties: Polk and Yamhill. The fire district coverage area spans 62 square miles and the ambulance service area is approximately 264 square miles. Service is provided to the City of Willamina, unincorporated area of Grand Ronde, and The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde. The resident population is approximately ~5,000 in our service area, and a transient population of ~9,500 daily at Spirit Mountain Casino.
West Valley Fire District was formally organized in 2004. Prior name was Willamina Fire District, which was formed from two separate agencies combining Willamina Fire District and Willamina Ambulance Service. The emergency service delivery systems date back to 1948.