Fire Department

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Recreational Fires are allowed again.

Note: You may click on the link below to apply for a permit online. We will approve your permit as soon as possible and notify you via email that it has been approved. You are also welcome to come into Station 1 (1016 13th Street) to complete a Recreational Fire permit.

Recreational Fire Permits

As a reminder, a recreation burn permit is required for all recreational fires within the Anacortes City limits. The burning of yard debris, garbage, or other non-approved materials is prohibited.

Burning of weeds with a propane torch is also prohibited.


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Commendation, Meritorious Service

We would like to hear from you if have received exemplary service, performance, behavior, attitude or achievement from one of our Department members. Submit the Commendation, Meritorious Service Form (PDF) to let us know.