Boardman Rural Fire Protection District was founded in 1970. Boardman Rural Fire Protection District provides a full range of services which include fire prevention, public education, fire suppression, rescue, wild land fire control and initial hazardous materials response, committed to meet the fire safety needs of our community in a professional, safe, efficient, and effective manner. The vision of the Boardman Rural Fire Protection District is to create citizen satisfaction through quality service, valuing our volunteers as our best asset in meeting the public’s needs, and exercising sound stewardship of our resources.
Boardman is a rapidly growing community in northeastern Oregon along the banks of the beautiful Columbia River. Primarily an agricultural community, Boardman is a major hub for transportation of manufactured goods. Our city is located along Interstate 84 at exits 164 and 165.
Morrow County is a county in the U.S. state of Oregon. As of the 2010 census, the population was 11,173. The county seat is Heppner. The county is named for one of its first white settlers, Jackson L. Morrow, who was a member of the state legislature when the county was created.