Scoggins Creek Fire Public Information Meeting

Scoggins Creek Fire Update

There will be a public information meeting today at 5 PM regarding the Scoggins Creek Fire held at the Gaston Rural Fire District Station, 102 E. Main Street in Gaston. This will include an update on the fire status from the Oregon Department of Forestry Incident Management Team 2 and the Oregon State Fire Marshal Green Team.

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Scoggins Creek Fire Realtime Map

Gaston Fire Receives Two Pet Oxygen Masks

We have created a page for the ongoing information on the Scoggins Creek Fire. It contains updated news and information pertaining to the fire, news releases from Inciweb and the Department of Forestry, and a live map of the fire location and status.

NEW Fire Information Line: 503-846-2999

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Burn Ban in Effect

Effective today all backyard and agricultural burning in the Gaston Fire District is banned.

Warming & cooking fires will be considered on a case by case and day to day basis.

Requirements are:

  • No fires larger than 3' x 3'
  • Must be attended at all times
  • Must have water on site and readily available
  • Fires must be out by midnight.

Citizens must call daily to check that this type of burning is still allowed for that particular day. An initial inspection is required by GRFD personnel prior to allowing these types of outdoor fires. Please contact the Gaston Fire Station Monday Through Friday from 8am to 5pm (503)985-7575 for more information.



Board of Directors meeting days are changing.

The Gaston Rural Fire District is moving its Board of Directors Meetings from the first Monday of the month to the second Monday effective July 1st. As such, our July Board Meeting will be held on the 14th of this month starting at 6:00 pm at the fire station, 102 E. Main St. These meetings are open to the public.





For emergencies, call 9-1-1

102 E. Main Street
Gaston, OR 97119

Telephone: (503) 985-7575
Fax: (503) 985-7382

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