Phase 1 Burn Ban


In support of Governor Inslee’s Emergency Burn Ban Proclamation, the King County Fire Chiefs, and Northshore Fire Department has issued a Phase 1 burn ban. The ban will remain in effect through September 30, 2021 but may be extended or modified if conditions require it.

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Fire Commissioners Needed

The Northshore Fire Department, serving the cities of Lake Forest Park and Kenmore, has two vacant Fire Commissioner Positions: Position 1 and Position 3.  Fire Commissioners act as the board of directors for the department.   If you are interested in serving or for more information please visit Commissioner Vacancies | Northshore Fire Department.

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Northshore Fire Mourns the Loss of Another Fire Commissioner

It is with great sadness that Northshore Fire Department announces the loss of Fire Commissioner, Rick Verlinda. Commissioner Verlinda’s unexpected death is felt by many and our heartfelt condolences go out to his family and friends during this difficult time.
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Northshore Fire Department Mourns the Loss of Fire Commissioner Don Ellis

On May 25, 2021 Northshore Fire Department was saddened to hear of the unexpected passing of Fire Commissioner Don Ellis.

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COVID-19 Vaccinations Now Available in Shoreline

Walk-In vaccinations are now available at the Shoreline Center Vaccination Site. The Pfizer 12-15 year old vaccinations will begin Thursday, May 13th. An appointment is suggested, but walk-ins are welcome. For more information, click here.

Guest op-ed: Thoughts on proposed fire merger from two Board Commissioners

Bothell-Kenmore Reporter – April 7, 2021

Frequently Asked Questions: Proposed Merger with Woodinville Fire & Rescue

Northshore Fire Department and Woodinville Fire & Rescue want to merge into one agency to improve emergency services and save money for taxpayers. Here are some answers to questions that you may have about the proposal.

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