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Renton Regional Fire Authority

On April 26, 2016, Renton and Fire District #25 Voters approved Proposition 1, creating a Regional Fire Authority (RFA).  The RFA became effective on July 1, 2016.

What is a Regional Fire Authority?
A Regional Fire Authority (RFA) is a special purpose district established by voters in a service area that provides funding for fire and medical emergency services. An RFA can be made up of cities, fire districts or a combination of the two. View the RFA plan document.

An RFA is created by vote of the people in the proposed service area. Together, voters in Renton and FD #25 approved the creation and funding of the Renton RFA by more than the required 60% majority. In Washington state, there are now ten RFAs, including three in south King County.

For additional information about the RFA, click here.

Renton Regional Fire Authority

City of Renton and Fire District #25 have proposed a Regional Fire Authority to voters to ensure that first responders have the resources and tools they need to keep residents and businesses safe. Visit for more information


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Video Links

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Department Details

Org. Chart 
Service Area Map
Fire Stations
Fire District 25
Fire District 40
Department History

Things to Know

To schedule a fire station tour or firefighter visit click here.

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Useful Links

Zone 3 Explorers
King County 2-1-1 
Wildland Fire Prevention 
Local Hazardous Waste Management Program
Regional Public Information Network (RPIN)

Preparing for Disaster

Survivors Guide
Post Disaster Recovery
Disaster Preparedness Training
Earthquake Safety
Disaster Supply Kit
Community Organizations Active in Disaster (COAD)
What to do to Make it Through
Flooding Emergencies
The Ready Campaign
Taking Winter by Storm
State Disaster Site
West Nile Virus
Regional Flood Preparedness information available in multiple languages
Click here for "How To" video clips that demonstrate easy step-by-step instructions to help you secure the contents of your home and reduce hazards in the event of a disaster.

Safety Links

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