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The City of Portland, Oregon

Fire & Rescue

Always Ready, Always There

Phone: 503-823-3700

Fax: 503-823-3710

55 SW Ash Street, Portland, OR 97204

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Ride-Along Information

Portland Fire & Rescue | RIDE WITH US

Individuals interested in a ride-along are required to meet one of the three following criteria:

1.    Mandatory continuing education for public service providers
2.    Educational development of emergency services students (PCC, OHSU, etc.) This must be a curriculum requirement of their educational studies.
3.    Others approved by the Deputy Chief's Office

If you feel you meet one of the three criteria listed above, please fill out and send via mail the Ride Along Application and Hold Harmless Agreement to:

Portland Fire & Rescue Recruiter

4800 NE 122nd Ave

Portland, Oregon 97230


Or Fax to:

503-823-3893 Attention Recruiter


If you have the ability to print out, sign and then scan your application, please email to: with the words "Ride Along" in the subject line.