From the Chief
On behalf of all our members and myself, thank you very much for visiting our website and for your interest in the Point Roberts Fire Department.
We hope that our site will serve as a tool for our citizens, visitors and companies doing business in the district. It is our ultimate goal to provide our customers with the necessary information and contacts to improve the community’s fire defense programs.
The men and women of the Point Roberts Fire Department are proud to be an active part of the community. We strongly believe that delivering reliable services has a direct effect on our community’s quality of life and ensure this by:
- Providing “Best in Class” service to our customers.
- Providing the best support to our members.
- Managing change in a positive manner, always improving.
- Being responsible to the organization and the community.
- Being personally committed to our mission and values.
We value our members, as they are the backbone of the service we provide. We emphasize a well-trained and competent staff, always striving to have motivated and empowered members capable of delivering quality service.
In these difficult and changing economic times, we work to be efficient and cost conscious while providing the highest level of service to those we serve. Within these constraints, we strive to be professional and progressive to better meet the needs of our customers. We greatly appreciate your support and hope you enjoy browsing our website to learn more about the services we provide.
I look forward to any comments or suggestions on how we might improve our service to you.
Christopher Carleton, Fire Chief
When I am called to duty, God
I want to fill my calling
Our Mission Statement
Whatcom County Fire District 5
The Point Roberts Fire Department is committed to protecting our citizens and visitors from the impacts of fire, medical emergencies and natural disasters by providing the very best in prevention, mitigation, and emergency response services to our community.
Membership: Recruit and retain intelligent, diverse, and motivated members who operate well in a team environment and who show integrity and commitment to the organization.
BURN BAN INFORMATION: 360-676-6934
ALL TYPES OF FIRES ARE NOW ALLOWED WITH PROPER PERMIT. Please call the above number for more information.
Please contact Chief Christopher Carleton or Assistant Chief John Shields for information on free smoke detectors, CPR and First Aid classes or on how you can become a Volunteer Firefighter or EMT.