Message form the Chief

Welcome to the Olympia Fire Department

Fire Chief Larry DibbleI am pleased to welcome you to the Olympia Fire Department website; a valuable resource to the residents and visitors of Olympia. As a visitor to our website, you will find information pertaining to our department, our members and our programs.

Olympia Fire Department is the oldest organized fire department in the State of Washington. The Fire Department is an innovative and diverse department of over 90 members that proudly represent the community we serve. Olympia Fire Department is fortunate to have some of the most talented individuals in the fire service community. We value the history and tradition of the Olympia Fire Department, an organization built upon the strong shoulders of our past leaders.

We are committed to Service Excellence in; Fire Suppression, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Prevention, Rescue, Training, Emergency Management and Support Systems for the residents and visitors of Olympia. We are striving daily to make Olympia a safer place to live, work and visit.

Thank you for visiting our website and feel free to stop in at one of our four fire stations.

Larry A. Dibble
Chief of Department
City of Olympia Fire Department