Search Input


Spokane Valley Fire Department
Established 1940

Proudly serving the Cities of Spokane Valley, Liberty Lake, Millwood, and parts of unincorporated Spokane County, including the communities of Otis Orchards, Pasadena Park, and the area surrounding Liberty Lake.  SVFD provides the following services:  Fire Suppression, Emergency Medical Services,  Technical Rescue, Vehicle Extrication, Hazardous Materials Response, Swift Water Rescue, Fire Investigations, Fire Prevention, Commercial Property Inspections, CPR and Fire Safety Training.  More Information…


Annual SVFD Open House - Free Family Fun on October 10

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Join us on October 10 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at our Training Center, 2411 N. Pioneer. SVFD is celebrating 75 years of service to our community with a day of free family fun! Meet Mako the Arson Dog in his final public appearance. Take pictures in fire gear and on fire trucks, squirt a live fire hose, try the kids firefighter combat challenge course, watch live demonstrations by our firefighters, see a MedStar helicopter, enjoy treats and beverages, learn CPR and much, much more!

read more ...

2015-1 SVFD Recruit Academy Graduation

Monday, September 21, 2015
2015-1 SVFD Recruit Academy Graduation
Congratulations to our 2015-1 Recruit Academy graduates! These 14 outstanding young men (13 from SVFD, and one from Cheney Fire Department) have successfully completed 12 weeks of rigorous training and will soon join firefighters on the line to serve our community.

read more ...

Burn Ban Remains in Effect

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Outdoor fire restrictions in the Spokane Valley Fire Department service area are still in effect until lifted by the Fire Marshal. Unauthorized open burning and unauthorized recreational fires are not allowed. This includes campfires, backyard fires and burn pits. Click here for details. 

Register for ALERT Spokane

Thursday, August 27, 2015
All Spokane County residents with cell phones or Voice over Internet phones (Comcast, Vonage, XO Communications) are urged to register with ALERT Spokane to receive emergency notifications at

Spokane County has an Emergency Notification System that is able to send emergency messages via telephone, cell phone or VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) to residents and businesses located within Spokane County. The system is already programmed with traditional landline phone numbers. However, unless residents register with ALERT Spokane, the system cannot contact cell phones or VoIP phones.

Fire Ops 101 Captured on Video

Thursday, August 20, 2015
Fire Ops 101 Captured on Video
A newly-released video features the voices of more than one dozen civilians telling the story of what it feels like to be a firefighter for a day. The video captures the essence of Fire Ops 101 - held on May 30 - a day-long series of controlled but very realistic scenarios including search and rescue, vehicle extrication, fire hose application, cardiac arrest and live fire training. Check out the video and learn more about Fire Ops 101. 

Deputy Fire Chief Tim O'Brien Joins SVFD Leadership Team

Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Deputy Fire Chief Tim O'Brien Joins SVFD Leadership Team
Fire service veteran Tim O’Brien brings more than 26 years of experience to his new role as a Spokane Valley Fire Department Deputy Fire Chief. O'Brien joined our leadership team on July 20, 2015. Over the past four years, O'Brien has served as the Division Chief of Operations for the Reno Fire Department.

read more ...

Recent Incidents

The Last 5 Incidents:
8:58 AMVE5
8:36 AMVE5
View incidents for the last 96 hours
View recent major incidents

Friends & Family CPR Classes

CPR classes are taught by SVFD personnel one Saturday a month at the Spokane Valley Fire Department Training Center located at 2411 N. Pioneer Lane. Please call (509) 928-1700 for reservations. This class is provided to the public at no cost and is a participatory course only. (Certification is not provided).

If you need CPR certification, please refer to your local phone book or the Internet for a list of CPR training agencies. 

Twitter Incident Notifications

SVFD provides Twitter notifications for major incidents via the @SpokaneValleyFD handle. Subscribe to our feed today at, or text “follow SpokaneValleyFD” to 40404 in the United States (carrier rates apply).

Copyright © 2011, Spokane Valley Fire Department
Give Site Feedback
Connect with us:
right footer image

Mission: The Spokane Valley Fire Department prepares for and responds to emergencies protecting people, property, and the environment through a progressive and responsible approach to planning, education, and hazard prevention with a professionally trained, dedicated, and compassionate workforce.