The following are key documents created and used by SVFD for planning, operations and financial purposes. Read more by clicking on the titles below.
A report for our community that describes our initiatives and achievements, incident response data, specific results by program area, financial position and a look ahead to 2018. Hard copies of this report are available in our fire stations or by calling (509) 892-4155.
The Department’s plan for expected revenues and intended expenditures for the fiscal year, which runs January 1 – December 31. The development and eventual adoption of the budget requires careful, prudent planning by the entire leadership team and the Board of Fire Commissioners.
A key foundational document that provides guidance as we work to build and improve our organization, the Strategic Plan was developed by a cross-section of stakeholders. The plan includes trends, opportunities and challenges that could significantly impact our organization over the next five years.
A plan for continuous improvement, this is a lengthy, detailed document that establishes the distribution, concentration and deployment of fixed and mobile resources for our organization. The Standards of Cover is an essential document tied to our status as an Internationally Accredited Fire Department.
Used by the Department for future planning for the delivery of comprehensive emergency services to our citizens, this plan evaluates current conditions, projects future growth, development and service demand, and provides recommendations to enhance current services and provide an equal level of service over the next 10 to 15 years.