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Wildfire Safety


On September 8, 2020, a massive, deadly wildfire burned from Ashland to South Medford in a matter of hours.  The Almeda Fire quickly traveled up the Bear Creek Greenway corridor, spread out into the towns of Talent, Phoenix and Medford, and destroyed more than 2300 homes. 

Maintaining a defensible space and eliminating ignition hazards around your home can greatly increase your safety in a wildfire.  Follow these links for more information about preparing your home for wildfire.
Ready, Set, Go! Program Video
Firewise Communities USA Program
Home Wildfire Risk Assessment

Additional Department Information

Fire and Life Safety Department Contacts

Medford Fire-Rescue Fire & Life Safety Division
200 South Ivy Street, Room #180
Medford, OR 97501
Phone: (541) 774-2300
Fax: (541) 774-2514
Contact: Acting Fire Marshal Chase Browning
Hours: Mon - Fri, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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