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
South Lane County Fire and Rescue responded to a structure fire at 33286 Butte Rd. Creswell at 2:44 PM Wednesday afternoon. First arriving crews arrived to find the home fully involved with fire. The fire is being investigated by the Oregon State Fire Marshalls Office and the Lane County Sheriff to determine the cause of the fire. The fire took close to an hour to bring under control. South Lane County personnel responded with seven Fire / EMS apparatus and twenty personnel. Three Firefighters were treated for heat exposure due to the high July temperatures.
As additional information on the fire is available, additional press releases will be made
South Lane County Fire and Rescue provides Fire and EMS protection to the communities of Cottage Grove, Creswell and 132 square miles of unincorporated Southern Lane County.
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.
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