The Bear Creek Fire and Emergency Service Area was established in 1977 to provide fire protection and emergency medical response for the Seward Bear Creek area which stretches from mile 3.5 to mile 8 on the Seward Highway.  Under mutual aid agreements, the Service Area also responds to incident outside the service area.

Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm. (unless otherwise noted)

The Service Area Board will hold it's next regular meeting on:

July 9, 2024, at 7:00 pm 

The meetings will be held at 13105 Seward Hwy, Mile 5 as well as on zoom. 

To join the meetings visit:

To attend the Zoom meeting by telephone call toll-free 1-888-788-0099 or 1-877-853-5247 and enter the Meeting ID: 826 7700 8817
If you are joining by phone, please dial *6 to unmute yourself to speak or *9 to raise your hand during the meeting
If you have difficulty dialing the toll-free number, please use the traditional meeting phone number 907-224-9209

If you experience technical difficulties, please contact Richard Brackin at (907) 224-9201 Monday – Thursday 7:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Click here to see a GIS map of the Bear Creek Fire Service Area boundaries.

Click here to see the Bear Creek Fire Service Area boundary description.

Click here to see the Bear Creek Fire Service Area establishing Ordinance 77-13.

The current KPB Code of Ordinances Chapter 16.28, may be viewed here.