Welcome to South Lane County Fire & Rescue
South Lane County Fire & Rescue (SLCF&R) proudly serves both residents and visitors in Creswell, Cottage Grove and rural South Lane County. SLCF&R provides fire protection, rescue, emergency medical services, fire prevention and code enforcement services, per ORS Chapter 478. SLCF&R is located just south of the Eugene / Springfield area of western Oregon, along the I-5 corridor. The areas previously served by the Cottage Grove Fire Department, the Creswell Rural Fire Department, and the South Lane Rural Fire Department, were merged into the South Lane County Fire and Rescue district in 2003.
South Lane County Fire and Rescue News Blog
New Fire Chief selected
South Lane County Fire and Rescue is happy to announce that the position of Fire Chief has been offered to John Wooten of Adams, Oregon. He is currently the Chief of the East Umatilla County Health District, the Deputy Chief of the Helix Rural Fire District, and the Base Manager for Life Flight Pendleton.
Chief Wooten brings with him experience in all aspects of Fire and EMS service delivery. He is also a licensed Paramedic in the State of Oregon.
It is anticipated that Chief Wooten will start work at South Lane County Fire and Rescue mid June 2014.
South Lane County Fire and Rescue is now using twitter to give real time notifications of Fire District events and news worthy Fire/EMS responses. Please follow us @southlanefire