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Dedication To Service And Community

  • We're Hiring!
    We're Hiring!
    We have a job opening for Fire Chief Read more
  • Golf Tournament
    Golf Tournament
    The 1st annual Smoking Balls Golf Tournament will be a day filled with friendly competition, raffles, laughter, and an enjoyable time as teams of 2 players head out to conquer the course! Read more
  • Annual Meeting
    Annual Meeting.
    Your invited to attend our annual meeting Saturday February 26th at station 1 on highway 2 near the highway 2 & 95 junction, the meeting will be held at 10 AM Read more
  • Holiday Safety
    Holiday Safety
    Winter holidays are a time for families and friends to get together. But that also means a greater risk for fire. Following a few simple tips will ensure a happy and fire-safe holiday season.  Read more


The current fire danger is: VERY HIGH

There are NO
burn restrictions in affect for:
Boundary County

Burn permits are REQUIRED

Apply Online For A Burn Permit

Idaho Dept. of Lands

National Active Fire Map

Our Mission

To preserve life and property promote public safety and foster economic growth through leadership management and actions as an all risk life safety response provider.

Phone: (208) 267-8674 Address: 64464 Highway 2 East/3 Mile Bonners Ferry, ID 83805

Welcome to the North Bench Fire District website. From here you will be able to access the latest local news, get up-to-date information on burn bans & permits, pay your membership dues, get information related to volunteering and learn fire prevention and safety tips.

Chief JacksonMaking EntryClearing main hallChief Jackson instructing on how to contain a single room fire.Resetting for another round smoke trainingFire suppression trainingFirefighter evaluating roomFlames escaping though the door soon enveloped the entire wallStarting the fireFire PlumeIntense heatFlames rise over eavesClearing the room.Having some fun with a fellow department.Having some funGroup Photo 2016Extrication Training