TODAY , Oct. 15 at 10:15 AM is the Great Washington ShakeOut. If you are signed up for Nixle, you will receive a text message around 10:05 AM asking you to “drop, cover, and hold on” for one minute practicing good earthquake safety at 10:15. Encourage others around you to do the same. LEARN MORE
The Bainbridge Island Fire Department will soon be testing to fill immediate vacancies and create an eligibility list for the following position(s): Entry Level Firefighter/EMT LEARN MORE
Until further notice, we will not be scheduling any ride-alongs, station tours, community room use, or any other community risk reduction classes and events. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause as we continue to work to provide for the safety of all of you and our responders during this public health emergency. Please check back regularly for updates.
Many of our citizens live in heavily forested areas of Bainbridge Island. Dry summer weather and lack of rainfall brings danger from wildfire to those homes that are in close proximity to trees, brush or hillsides. Evaluate the risk of losing your home to wildfire before it strikes, and take appropriate steps to protect your home and family. LEARN MORE