"Dedicated to Providing the Highest Level of Public Safety Services to our Community"
Benton County Fire District #1
Volunteers Needed!  Click here to apply.

Benton County Fire District #1


Benton #1 operates under a balanced budget, and has a long history of passing its financial and accountability audits by the State of Washington. We aggressively maintain our apparatus, facilities and equipment to extend their usable lives. We always look for ways to make local tax dollars go further by applying for grants and sharing costs with neighboring agencies. Our fire commissioners are elected by the community, and all board meetings are open to the public.


To read audit reports click here to visit the Office of the Washington State Auditor website and search 'Benton County Fire District 1'.


Total Revenue:  5,323,056

Beg Bal 2020: 767,559

Fire Levy/Bonds: 3,643,192

Intergovernmental: 256,750

Other Revenue: 110,000

Misc:  124,300

Charges for Services:  420,755

Non-Revenue:  500


Total Expenditures:  5,088,253

Salaries:  1,999,800

Carry Forward 2021:  631,085

Other Services: 649,788

Capital: 640,000

Benefits: 710,090

Supplies: 357,490

Transfer to Reserve: 100,000