King County Fire District No. 37 has a vacancy in Commissioner Position #2. The vacancy will be filled by appointment with term lasting through certification of the November 2021 General Election. The position is scheduled for election in the November 2021 General Election.


Commissioners act as the board of directors for the fire district, as well as voting members of the Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority Governance Board. If you are interested in serving your community as Fire Commissioner, please submit our application form to the district’s secretary no later than 5:00 pm on March 3rd, 2021. 


Jessica Steward, District Secretary

24611 116th Ave SE

Kent, WA 98030

Phone: 253-856-4323


Requirements:  Applicants must be a registered voter residing within the fire district. See a map of the fire district boundary.

Additional information about the role of a fire commissioner can be found in the Washington State Fire Commissioners ‘Commissioner Handbook’ or by contacting one of the current District No. 37 Commissioners:


Margaret Harto,

Allan Barrie,


All qualified candidates will be interviewed by the Board of Fire Commissioners. Candidate interviews are tentatively scheduled for March 17th at 5:00pm. Applicants will be notified if any changes are made to the tentative schedule. Candidates will be interviewed in the order received.