Douglas County Fire District No.2 Outdoor Burn Ban to Be Temporarily Lifted

Effective today, May 28, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Douglas County Fire District No.2 will remove the District wide burn ban that has been in place since May 15th. This temporary lifting of the burn ban is due to the weather conditions we have experienced during the past few days, which have brought about cooler temperatures […]

Douglas County Fire District No.2 Bans Open Burning

Effective Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 00:01 a.m. and until further notice, all open burning is prohibited within the fire service area of Douglas County Fire District No.2 (DCFD2) including the communities of Dixonville, Green, Melrose, Winchester, Wilbur, Garden Valley, Umpqua and Calapooia; the City of Sutherlin; and unincorporated areas of the City of Roseburg.  […]

Quick Action by Bystanders Limits Damage to Green Rental Home

At 4:46 p.m. on Sunday, April 21st, Douglas County Fire District No.2 firefighters were dispatched to a reported house fire at 2416 Roberts Creek Road in Green.   On arrival at the scene firefighters reported an exterior fire underneath the home, possibly extending to its interior.  Firefighters were able to confirm that the occupants were not […]

Christmas Tree Safety

[ylwm_vimeo]55490663[/ylwm_vimeo] Here are some Christmas Tree Safety Tips Click here for more tips When choosing a cut tree, look for freshness. The trunk should be sticky to the touch. The needles should be difficult to pull from the branches and should not break when bent between your fingers. When you bounce the tree trunk on […]

Budget Committee Opening

Douglas County Fire District No.2 needs 2 new members for the Budget Committee. To be eligible, one must be a resident of the District. Questions? Call Chief Marlar (541) 440-7620