Board Information

     The Peardale Chicago Park Fire Protection District is governed by a five member Board of Directors. Board members are elected by the citizens of the Fire District and serve a four year term. 
    The Board meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm at Station 57, 18934 Colfax Highway. The following community residents are currently serving on the Board.

Al Urke 
Board Chairperson  
Dave Collins
 Vice Chairperson and Equipment and Facilities Officer
John Felde 
Director: Personnel and Financial
Art Meares 
Director: Nevada County Fire Agency Representative (JPA)
Rob Paulus
 Director: Nevada County Fire Agency Alternate Representative (JPA)

The District Board of Directors receives invaluable assistance from secretary Debbie Bierwagen.


Minutes for prior Board Meetings and the upcoming Agendas can be found on the Files page of this website.

The agenda will be posted on Friday prior to board meeting at Station 57, Station 257
and the Chicago Park Post Office
Every effort will be made to post the agenda online and have it available prior to the board meeting after 5:00 pm Friday

Business Hours
Station 57
Business Hours
8:30 to 12:00 M-F
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 697
Chicago Park, CA 95712
Peardale Chicago Park Fire Protection District
18934 Colfax Hwy
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
Phone: 530-273-2503
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Rescue and Fire

Peardale Chicago Park personnel responded to a medical incident in a remote area near Chalk Bluff. The injured victim was stabilized and then lifted to a waiting rescue helicopter and flown to Sierra Nevada Hospital. Responders; Capt. Schreiber, Capt. Ramey and FF Marc Hagerman.

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Contact Information
Peardale Chicago Park Fire Protection District
Non-Emergency: 530-273-2503
Emergency: 911
Fax: 530-273-4834