October 22, 2016
Cheney firefighters during training burn, Fall 2010.

Fire Department

Cheney Fire Department is responsible for fire protection, emergency medical services, fire prevention, public education, emergency planning and code enforcement.


Cheney Fire is a combination career/volunteer department which provides full service fire protection, fire prevention, hazardous materials response, rescue, and emergency medical services to over 11,000 residents.  The department responds to approximately 1,400 calls annually out of one station. 

We are a combination department with twenty part paid volunteers, six residents, nine full-time line firefighters and two full-time administrative staff. We have one station that houses two engines, one pumper/ladder truck, medical unit, support unit and one brush truck. 


Fire Department
611 4th Street
Cheney, WA  99004

24 Hours a day


Business Phone:  
(509) 498-9291

(509) 498-9244 

Staff Contacts:

Aaron Bollar
Battalion Chief

Bill Dennstaedt
Battalion Chief

Ken Johnson
Battalion Chief

Olga Montiel
Administrative Secretary