Vernonia Emergency Services


Ambulance services are provided by volunteers of the Vernonia Volunteer Ambulance Association - a special branch of the Metro West Ambulance Services.
Dispatch: Dial 911

Building and Electrical Questions

Contact: The Building Department LLC 
Phone: 1-800-834-4082
City Planner: Carole Connell 
Phone: 503-429-5291 ext. 103 - 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month

Columbia 911 Communications District

The Columbia County 911 Center provides a single public safety answering and  dispatch point for Columbia County.
Phone: Dial 911
Emergency Notification System: Website

Columbia County Flood Relief (CCFR)

First Stop resource for all your questions and concerns to bring your home back to pre-flood livability.
Phone: 503-429-4948

General Questions/Information

Vernonia City Hall 
Phone: 503-429-5291


Vernonia Rural Fire Protection District provides volunteer fire-fighting services for city of Vernonia and the local area. The fire station is at 555 E. Bridge Street. 
Office: 503-429-8252

Northwest Natural Gas

Phone: 503-226-4210


Vernonia Police Department is dedicated to providing quality progressive law enforcement and community building services to the Citizens of Vernonia, its visitors, and everyone in the surrounding area.
Office: 503-429-7335
Fax: 503-429-5141
Dispatch: 1-800-696-7795

West Oregon Electric Coop, Inc

Phone: 503-429-3021 or 1-800-777-1276