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FD 13 leaders project 2023 to be as busy as 2022

 

January 18, 2023



The past year was a busy one at Fire District 13.

That trend will likely continue this year as the La Conner area district prepares to launch a community paramedicine program while adding a modular residential unit at its Snee-Oosh Road station.

Fire Chief Wood Weiss noted 2022 statistics set new marks for annual demands for service at the commissioners Jan. 12 meeting.

“It was a very big year,” Weiss reported. “Our biggest year pre-COVID was 2019 when we had 1,340 incident calls. We surpassed that in 2022 with 1,413 calls,” with December especially hectic.

“We had all kinds o...



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