Welcome to CWIFR

Central Whidbey Island Fire & Rescue (CWIFR) serves approximately 8,264 residents and many visitors within 50 square miles of Central Whidbey Island from three fire stations. CWIFR’s response area stretches from just south of Libby Road to just north of Mutiny Bay road and spans the breadth of the island. This predominantly rural area includes the Town of Coupeville and the unincorporated community of Greenbank. The District is predominantly rural with an average population density of 165.28/square mile (mi2). Learn more...


  • sidewalk cpr
  • Our vision guides us to the future: Providing World Class Fire & Rescue Services.

  • We are building a safe and resilient place to live and work.

  • Our values define our character, what we stand for, and guide our interactions with each other and those we serve.

  • Our mission of partnering with the community to reduce risk is our purpose for existence and the focus of everything we do.

  • We are there before you need us!


08 June 2017
Bond Information
Bond funding would be used to improve response times and firefighter health and safety COUPEVILLE, WASH. – Central Whidbey Island Fire & Rescue Chief Ed Hartin wants to take you on a tour of Station 53 on Race Road in Coupeville. The fire distri...
29 May 2017
Bond Information
Public invited to attend and comment COUPEVILLE, WASH. – The Board of Fire Commissioners for Central Whidbey Island Fire & Rescue will meet to consider a resolution asking voters to approve a bond on the November General Election ballot to remod...
23 March 2017
Bond Information
Improve response times and firefighter health and safety COUPEVILLE, WASH. – Central Whidbey Island Fire & Rescue is considering asking voters to approve a bond this fall to renovate a fire station and replace three engines. Fire Chief Ed Hartin...
17 March 2017
General News
Central Whidbey Island Fire and Rescue District (CWIFR) is partnering with the Whidbey Island Conservation District (WICD) and Washington Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to pilot a Firewise program with funding from the WA State Conservation Co...

Our Mission

Central Whidbey Island Fire & Rescue’s mission defines our purpose for existence:  to partner with our community to proactively reduce risk from fire, illness, injury and other hazards.

Contact CWIFR

1164 Race Road
Coupeville, WA 98239

(360) 678-3602 (voice)
(360) 6785616 (fax)



Professionalism • Integrity • Compassion • Excellence

© Copyright 2014-2017.  Central Whidbey Island Fire & Rescue. All Rights Reserved.  SiteAdmin  Web Design by XMRFire