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Thurston County Fire Protection District 8
SOUTH BAY FIRE DEPARTMENT
South Bay Fire District 8
The South Bay Fire District is excited to announce its new, online Community Risk Assessment Dashboard.
This virtual dashboard is created in partnership with mySidewalk, a data science platform designed for public service.
Our Fire Department responds to thousands of incidents each year, the majority of which are calls for Emergency Medical Service. We are on the front lines responding to emergency incidents, but it is also our duty to proactively prevent and mitigate the impact of these incidents.
This Community Risk Assessment is being used as a comprehensive plan to prevent incidents and improve life for all our residents.
Click here to view the South Bay Fire District 8 Community Risk Assessment Dashboard or click
the map on the right.
ORCAA - A local government agency charged with regulatory and enforcement authority for air quality issues.
PSE - Are you prepared if the power goes out? Be prepared and stay safe.
ready.gov - Ready is a National public service campaign designed to educate and empower the American people to prepare for, respond to and mitigate emergencies, including natural and man-made disasters.
Smart 911 - Give 9-1-1 the information they need to help you fast.
National Weather Service (NWS) - Local forecast, Olympia.
Get Ready to Shakeout - International ShakeOut Day is always the third Thursday of October (this year: October 21).
The main goal of the ShakeOut is to get Washingtonians prepared for major earthquakes, so use the ShakeOut as an opportunity to learn what to do before, during, and after an earthquake.
For more information about the 2019 Novel Coronavirus situation, please visit the Washington State Department of Health COVID-19 page.
(January 11, 2021 - New Link)
Roadmap to Recovery Metrics - Washington State COVID-19 - Reopening Dashboard
For the current reopening phases by region reports, click this link: Roadmap to Recovery Reports
Effective January 11, 2021, the State of Washington is launching Healthy Washington – Roadmap to Recovery which will use a regional approach for its upcoming phased recovery plan. These regions are largely based on the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) regions used for evaluating healthcare services given the concern for COVID-19’s potential impact on the healthcare system.
There will be eight regions in Washington that fall along county lines. Most regions in Washington have four or more counties. These regions are designed based on the available health care services in the area which has a strong connection to the metrics we will be using for COVID-19 hospitalizations, case data, and general mobility of individuals.
Washington Exposure Notifications (also known as WA Notify) is a new tool that works through smartphones,
without sharing any personal information, to alert users if they may have been exposed to COVID-19.
It is completely private, and doesn’t know or track who you are or where you go.
The next REGULAR Board meeting will be April 13, 2021 at 5:30 pm.
We are pleased to announce that the April 13th Board meeting will be held in person at Station 8-1 with limited capacity and using CDC safety measures. In addition, we will also host the Board Meeting virtually.
With the ongoing spread of the COVID-19 virus in our community and in accordance with prudent risk management, we encourage the public to participate virtually. To attend the meeting, simply click this Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81438887237
Alternately, you can call in and listen to the meeting by dialing: 253-215-8782 US (Tacoma)
(Meeting ID: 812 9684 5898).
The meeting will begin promptly at 5:30 pm. We apologize for any inconvenience. Thank you for your understanding.
Regular Board meetings will be held once a month on the second Tuesday of the month beginning at 5:30 pm.
All regular meetings will be held at the Main South Bay Station unless otherwise noted. Most meetings last between one to three hours. All regular and special Board meetings are open to the public.
Note: Meetings are subject to change. Notice of change will be posted on this site and at the meeting location.
2021 Board of Fire Commissioners’ Meetings
January 12 February 9 March 9
April 13 May 11 June 8
July 13 August 10 September 14
October 12 November 9 December 14