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Service is supported by the tax payers of Skamania County, and the agency works diligently to provide accountability and transparency for our constituents. Administrative staff ensure financial information and other elements of managing the agency are easily accessible to the public; and presented in a manner that is easily readable. Community members can access a myriad of agency related business documents to include annual budgets, meeting minutes, resolutions, interlocal agreements, community newsletters and more, on our website at

For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2022 Skamania EMS & Rescue provides the following financial summary:

Where funding comes from 2022
8% Misc. Revenue
14% Grants/Donations
27% Ambulance Service Fees
51% Property Tax Levies

Where funding goes 2022
9% Capital Purchases
27% Ambulance Service Fees
8% Capital Reserves
51% Property Tax Levies
2% Future Liabilities (Reserves)
(ensuring future agency viability)

Skamania EMS & Rescue budgets strategically to ensure adequate planning for agency growth and service needs, while maintaining the financial stability of our agency. We operate under sound governance and progressive leadership to provide exceptional service with a dedicated staff, while leading the way in emergency services within our county and the region.

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