245 NW 10th, Newport, OR 97365
|Chief Rob Murphy||541.265.9461|
Frequently Asked Questions
Please be aware the last day to burn any yard debris is July 4, 2016. After that date burn season is closed for the 2015-2016 year. You may come in to get a new burn permit any time after that day for the new burn season beginning in October, however, your permit will not be valid until the new 2016-2017 begins.
Message from the Chief
Welcome to the Newport Fire Department official website. NFD is comprised of 27 volunteers and 11 staff. We serve approximately 12,500 residents and 5,000-15,000 guests in the City of Newport and surrounding Newport Rural Fire Protection District. We serve these areas out of three Fire Stations. We are a proud, service-oriented organization with a rich history. Starting as Newport Hook and Ladder Co. No. 1 on May 4, 1885, we have adapted and grown along with our community. We provide first-rate Emergency Services including: Fire Suppression, Emergency Medical Services (including Advanced Life Support), Motor Vehicle Accident Rescue and Extrication, Hazardous Materials Response, Marine and Beach Fire/Rescue Response, and Fire Inspections, Investigations, and Public Education. We actively participate in community activities like Newport Seafood and Wine Festival, Newport Marathon, Holiday Toy Drive, and Newport High School Senior’s Grad Night.
I invite you to please look around our website. You will find new features such as commonly requested forms, new links and more photos.