Crooked River Ranch Rural Fire Protection District (dba Crooked River Ranch Fire & Rescue) is organized as a Special District under ORS 478. The District is governed by an elected five-member Board. The District’s permanent tax rate is $1.8379 per $1,000 of assessed value, an Operating Levy of .69 cents per $1,000 of assessed value, and a General Obligation Bond for the construction of the current fire station.
The District's permanent tax was set by Measure 50 and based on the 1995 tax rates. This rate cannot be changed. The current 5-year Operating Levy was a approved by the voters and took affect July 1, 2014. The District has had an Operating Levy approved by the voters since 2004. The voters approved the General Obligation Bond and it took affect in 2007.