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Latest at Tulalip Bay Fire Department

wild land fire team poses against smokey sunset

Tulalip Bay firefighters join strike team, help control eastern Washington wild land fires. - August 28th, 2018

It’s been a long hazy month for Washingtonians as wildfire smoke contaminated our air for the majority of August. At one point, Seattle even made national headlines for having worse air quality than Beijing, which is usually covered by a thick cloud of smog throughout most of the year. Smoke from both the Oregon and […]
lots of pancakes on the grill

Tulalip Bay Fire Department hosts first annual LeRoy Fryberg Sr. Pancake Breakfast - March 25th, 2018

On the morning of Sunday March 25, Tulalip community members gathered at the Tulalip Bay Fire Department to enjoy the most important meal of the day while honoring an important man, to both the Tulalip community as well as the Fire Department. LeRoy Fryberg Sr. dedicated more than thirty years of his life volunteering as […]
swearing in

Ryan Shaughnessy sworn in as Tulalip Bay’s new Fire Chief - February 13th, 2018

“Couldn’t be prouder as an organization to be where we are at right now,” assured Fire District 15 Commissioner, David Sherman, in his opening statement to an engaged crowd of Tulalip citizens and Fire Department personnel who gathered to witness the swearing-in of a new fire chief. Tulalip tribal member and Fire Commissioner, Marlin Fryberg, […]
fire fighters pose at night with Santa in front of fire station and decorated fire trucks

Tulalip Bay FD holds Santa Run - December 13, 2017

Tulalip-area firefighters are busy decking out a fire engine with Christmas decorations to spread holiday cheer in the area.They will use the backup engine to bring Santa Claus to the neighborhoods scattered throughout 22.5-square-mile Tulalip Bay Fire District as part of its annual Santa Run. "We want the Tulalip people to know we are here […]
Color run kids running through water spray

Tulalip Tribes' Unity Month begins with Color Run - October 11, 2017

Tulalip Youth Services ended the extremely popular and successful Tulalip/Marysville Unity Month in the most insanely fun way possible, a one-mile color run from the Boys and Girls Club to the Greg Williams Gym. Tulalip Youth Services kicked off their Unity Month with a 'Say Something' Color Run meant to promote mental health on Oct. […]
National Night Out Police and Fire Apparatus with citizens

Tulalip community celebrate National Night Out - August 9, 2017

On the sizzling summer evening of Tuesday, August 1, Tulalip citizens of all ages and their neighbors came out to meet the police officers who have sworn an oath to protect and serve the community. The occasion was the 34th Annual National Night Out, free to all and held in the Tulalip Youth Center parking […]
Santa Run Fire Apparatus decorated for Christmas

Tulalip Bay FD plans Santa Run - December 14, 2016

Snohomish County Fire District 15 (Tulalip Bay Fire Department) will be going through the neighborhoods with Santa, playing carols, giving out candy canes, and collecting nonperishable food and donations for the local food bank. Times are 6-9 p.m.
James Alexander Hopkins

Part-time firefighter, EMT was beloved in the community - May 5, 2016

James Alexander Hopkins always was looking for a way to help others. He was a dedicated firefighter and EMT with the Tulalip Bay Fire Department. Friends say he could be counted on to lend a hand to loved ones or strangers in need. He was involved with youth ministry at his church, Bethany Christian Assembly. […]
front bumper of a fire vehicle showing District 15

Fire District 15 wants a boost in EMS funds - October 22, 2014

Snohomish County Fire District 15 in Tulalip Bay is asking voters to approve a higher permanent emergency medical services levy on the November ballot. The fire district wants to increase staffing and begin transporting its own patients to local hospitals, Fire Chief Teri Dodge said Wednesday.Currently, the district mostly relies on private ambulance companies. Using […]
crew in front of aid car

What you need to know about the Tulalip Bay Fire Department Emergency Services Levy - October 22, 2014

Firefighters at the Snohomish County Fire District #15, known as the Tulalip Bay Fire Department, are asking Tulalip tribal members to consider them when voting in this year’s general election, held on November 4. The fire department, which services 12,000 people living in an area of 22 square miles on the Tulalip Indian Reservation, is […]
remains after house fire

Fire damages Tulalip home on December 16, 2011

The Marysville Fire District was dispatched to a residential fire in the 1100 block of Marine Drive NE at 3:12 p.m. on Dec. 15. Firefighters arrived at 3:20 p.m. and located a fire in a single story residential structure. Original reports stated the house was on fire with smoke and flames showing. The first arriving […]

Contact Info

Tulalip Bay Fire Department
Snohomish County Fire Protection District #15

7812 Waterworks Road
Tulalip, WA 98271
Phone: (360) 659-2416
Fax: (360) 653-7387


Burn Ban Status

Due to high fire danger and expected hot and dry weather conditions, the Snohomish County Fire Marshal announced an outdoor burning ban for the unincorporated areas of Snohomish County that went into effect Friday, June 9, at 8:00 a.m.

Special Notices



The Tulalip Bay Fire Department accepts applications for Part-Time Firefighters year-round, please click here to download the application.
For questions, contact Captain John Carlson at jcarlson@fire15.org

Real-time 911 Dispatch

Snohomish County Fire District #15 Recent Alarms

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Snohomish County Fire Protection District 15

7812 Waterworks Road
Tulalip, WA 98271

Phone: (360) 659-2416
Fax: (360) 653-7387

Office Hours

8AM - 5PM
Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

Firefighters are on duty 24/7 and may be out on a emergency call. If no one answers the door please come back later or dial 911 to report an emergency.

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Tulalip Bay Fire Department to foster community relations through unwavering service and protection of life and property under the foundation of our core values.