In case of emergency or if you need help, PLEASE CALL 9-1-1. Please do not call the fire station as doing so will delay response.

Larry Simms is retiring!

Larry Simms
Larry Simms
Fire Chief, EMT

Our dedicated and hard-working Chief, Larry Simms, has retired after 34 years of service to the Hauser Lake community. Join us on September 20 for an Open Hou and Celebration. Meet our new Fire Chief, long-time volunteer firefighter James Neils, and join us in recognizing Larry for his service. See details…

Open Burning

Per Chief Simms: With a permit, burning of yard waste and burn barrels is open, effective Friday April 24. Permits are available at burnpermits.idaho.gov. Before burning, be sure to call Idaho DEQ  at 208-769-1442. Machine and hand stacked slash also requires a permit managed by the Idaho Department of Lands. Questions regarding those permits should be directed to IDL at 208-769-1577.

Recreational fires are allowed without a permit (no more than three feet in diameter and no more than two feet high in fuel).

Coronavirus Disease 2019

North Idaho residents who are concerned about having the virus or having been exposed to it can call the COVID-19 Call Center at 877-415-5225. This call center is provided by the Panhandle Health District (link opens in new window).

And now back to normal news… Welcome to the site of the Hauser Lake Fire Protection District and Hauser Lake Volunteer Fire Department (HLFD) in Hauser, Idaho. Hauser Lake is located in the northern panhandle of Idaho.

Photo by John Belanger

Mission and Vision Statements

The Hauser Lake Fire Protection District (HLFPD) is a dedicated volunteer organization serving our community through fire suppression and prevention, emergency medical response, and excellent community service.

We are committed to providing a superior level of emergency service that continually improves the quality of life, health and safety of the people who live and work in our community.

Page last updated September 4, 2020.