Chief Cowan Receives the Management Excellence Award from WFCA

Last week at Shoreline's Board of Commissioner meeting, Chief Cowan was presented with the coveted “Management Excellence Award.”  This award is given out by the Washington Fire Commissioners Association (WFCA) to fire service leaders that have demonstrated excellence in managing a fire department…

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Notice of 2023 Budget Hearing - Northshore Fire

Public Hearing Notice for all owners of personal property and improvements to real property located within the geographical boundaries of King County Fire District No. 16 (Lake Forest Park & Kenmore).

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Shoreline and Northshore Combine Forces

Good news! Last night the Board of Commissioners from both the Shoreline Fire Department (SFD) and Northshore Fire Department (NFD) met and approved a contract for SFD to provide services to NFD. The contract, or Interlocal Agreement (ILA), details the specifics of how NFD will pay SFD to provide…

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2021 Annual Report

Northshore Fire’s 2021 Annual Report is now available. Click below for a recap of the developments and accomplishments of last year.

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Thank you Deputy Chief Nankervis

On March 31, Deputy Chief John Nankervis will complete his last day after a 36-year fire service career. Chief Nankervis’s love of the fire service began at the age of 15 when he joined the Seattle Fire Department Explorer Program. In 1987, John was given an opportunity to serve the community where…

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Northshore Fire Approves Contract for Services with Shoreline Fire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Shoreline, Wash. – On Tuesday, February 1st the Board of Fire Commissioners for the Northshore Fire Department voted unanimously to approve a contract for full services with the Shoreline Fire Department. The decision to contract with Shoreline will enhance existing services…

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Contract for Services with Shoreline Fire Department Approved

On Tuesday, February 1st the Board of Fire Commissioners for the Northshore Fire Department voted unanimously to approve a contract for fire and emergency medical services with Shoreline Fire Department.

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Firefighting Moms

Firefighters Share Experiences with Pregnancy While Working in Fire Service Fire departments across King County are working to recruit more female firefighters. Local news station KIRO 7 featured a story that highlights pregnant women in the service, their experiences, and encourages other women to…

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Shoreline Fire Joins Q13 Morning News to Talk Diversity in Firefighting

Weekend Workshop to Recruit Women for EMS, Firefighting Roles Community Educator & Public Information Officer Michelle Pidduck tells Q13 News about the Women in EMS & Fire Workshop, which is held twice a year to push diversity within King County’s firefighting teams. Click the button below…