Fire Department

West Pierce Fire and Rescue is a Junior Taxing District that provides fire and medical services for the Cities of Lakewood and University Place. West Pierce Fire and Rescue responds to over 13,000 emergency calls a year. We are dedicated to serving the community and offer the following services:

  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Specialized Technical Rescue Services
  • Fire and Life Safety Education Programs
  • Community CPR and First Aid Training
  • Community Relations and Events

Planning & Development Services

Please contact the City of University Place Planning and Development Services Department for the following services:

  • Fire Alarm and Fire Suppression Permits, Plan Review, and Inspections
  • Fire and Life Safety Inspections
  • International Fire Code Permits
  • Disposal of Underground Oil Tank Permits

More Information

For more information please visit the West Pierce Fire and Rescue website or contact us directly.

3631 Drexler Drive West
University Place WA 98466

Business Phone: 253.564.1623
Emergencies: 911