BURNING IN OCEAN SHORES
Outdoor burning requirements are determined by the size and intent of your burn.
No permit required
Using only dry seasoned firewood
No larger than 3-feet diameter
Burned in designated area
Must be attended at all times
Extinguished with water when done
Permit is required ($30 fee per calendar year)
Can be purchased at the fire department.
Must be natural wood, must be cut (no live vegetation.)
Absolutely NO trash and petroleum products
911 RESPONSE, FIRE/EMS
Ocean Shores Fire Department responds to a multitude of Fire, EMS, Rescues, Haz-Mat, and MVA related calls. The Fire Department combats approximately a dozen working structure fires and another approximately dozen wild-land /brush fires per year. The dynamic landscape provides The Fire Department with Urban interface wildfire during spring and summer months in the dune grass of the coast line. The consistent wind off of the Pacific Ocean can promote quick Fire spread, along with the lack of fire breaks between structures can make for a dynamic fire ground.
The city of Ocean Shores Fire Department offers a wide range of public assistance.
Smoke detector battery change
Walk-in aid room
Blood pressure checks/vitals
Sell burn permits
Station tours available upon request
CURRENT OPENINGS: Accepting Applications
585 Point Brown ave NW
Ocean Shores, WA 98569
20855 Kensington Blvd.
Lakeville, MN 55044
Attn: Megan Morey