East Pierce Fire & Rescue

We are proud to serve Bonney Lake, Edgewood, Milton, Lake Tapps, the Ridge communities, South Prairie, Sumner, Tehaleh, and surrounding communities.

Do you need a CPR and First Aid Class?

We offer classes monthly with American Heart Association certifications. You can learn to save a life!
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Not sure if you can burn?

Find out what types of outdoor burning are allowed and when throughout East Pierce Fire & Rescue's service area.
Outdoor Burn Regulations

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Burn Ban Info

FIRE SAFETY BURN BAN IN EFFECT A burn ban for unincorporated Pierce County is in effect from 8 a.m. on June 1st, 2024, until further notice. EPFR Residents: There is no change for you. EPFR does not allow outdoor burning, except for recreational fires, from June 1 – Sept 30. Recreational fires are allowed UNLESS an air quality or fire safety burn ban restricts them.
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Smoke Alarm Program

Homes with working smoke alarms reduce the risk of fire fatalities by an astounding 50%. East Pierce firefighters install free, battery operated smoke alarms for residents within the jurisdiction.
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Life Jacket Programs

It's a fact - life jackets prevent drownings! East Pierce firefighters provide discount life jackets for purchase. Or borrow one for free for the day!
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CPR & First Aid Classes

CPR has saved lives for over 60 years! Statistics have shown that providing CPR immediately after a sudden cardiac arrest can double - even triple - a victim's chance of survival. Learn to save a life by registering for a CPR and First Aid class.
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Car Seat Inspections

Did you know that 4 out of 5 car seats are installed incorrectly? We offer free car seat inspections to residents within our service area. Let our Child Passenger Seat Technicians check your child's car seat and provide you with installation guidelines and tips.
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Pierce County ALERT

If we can't reach you, we can't alert you! Sign up for free alerts to receive notifications about emergencies that may affect the locations you care about.
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A Sound You Can Live With

East Pierce Fire & Rescue installs FREE smoke alarms, including bed shaker alarms for hearing-impaired individuals. Schedule an installation appointment today!
Smoke Alarm Program
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Outdoor Burning Regulations

View our Outdoor Burning Regulations page for up-to-date burn ban status, and what and when is allowed and not allowed for outdoor burning.
Outdoor Burning Regulations

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