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The Washington Task Force 1 (WA-TF1) was established in 1991 and currently consists of members from 21 agencies from three primary jurisdictions: Seattle Fire; King County; and Pierce County.  

The team comprises over 210 team members, drawn from a variety of organizations including fire departments, hospitals, law enforcement and public works agencies in the City of Seattle, King County and Pierce County.  Canine teams accompany WA-TF1 members on all deployments.  

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Washington State
Task Force 1

2501 S. 35th St.
Tacoma, WA 98409

Ph: (253) 798-6595
Fx: (253) 798-3307

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Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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