Fire District 3 Celebrates Anniversary

Fire District 3 celebrates anniversary

By Whitney Clark/

WHITE CITY, Ore. — Jackson County Fire District 3 celebrated it’s 60th anniversary on Wednesday. Fire crews held an open house at their White City station, giving tours and practicing car extracations and other drills. Capt. Scott Downing says as the Rogue Valley has grown over the years, so has their department. “We’ve been able to keep up with that demand — newer equipment, newer technology,” Downing said. “We’re staying on the cutting edge.” Downing says the deparment has a new layout for it’s website, which is a way for them to reach out to the community.