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Shasta County


Mayers Memorial Hospital District is proud to serve the Intermountain Area of Shasta County.

Shasta County Useful Contacts

Burney Fire District: (530) 335-2212
Fall River Fire Department: (530) 336-6117
McArthur Fire Department: (530) 336-5026
Public Health Department: (530) 335-6700
Senior Nutrition Program: (530) 335-4979
Shasta Superior Court Burney Branch: (530) 335-3571
Shasta County Sheriff's Department: (530) 335-4511

Other Local Organizations

Fall River Valley Chamber of Commerce
http://fallrivervalleycc.org/new-site/

Burney Chamber of Commerce
http://www.burneychamber.com/

Child Safety Seat Inspections (Free)
Information about the nearest location: 1-866-SEAT-CHECK
http://www.seatcheck.org

Bright Futures
A community-based program designed to meet the needs of families with young children. It serves all families with children under 5 years old living in the rural communities of Eastern Shasta County.
Burney: (530) 335-4600
Fall River Mills: (530) 336-5577 ext 1225

Women, Infant's, Children (WIC)
Burney: (530) 335-6704
Fall River Mills: (530) 336-7228

Intermountain Community Center: (530) 335-4600

Shasta County Recreational Points of Interest

Ahjumawi Lava Springs State Park
(530) 335-2777
www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=464

Crystal Lake Fish Hatchery
www.dfg.ca.gov/fish/Hatcheries/CrystalLake/History.asp

Fall River Valley Golf and Country Club
(530) 336-5555
www.fallrivergolf.com

Fort Crook Museum
www.fortcrook.com

Hat Creek Observatory
(530) 335-2364
www.hcro.org

Lassen National Volcanic Park & Visitors Center
(530) 595-4480
www.nps.gov/lavo

McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park
(530) 335-2777
www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=455

Mt. Shasta Ski Park
(530) 926-8610
www.skipark.com

Raymond Berry Community Pool
(530) 335-2277

Subway Cave
www.fs.fed.us/r5/lassen/maps/brochures/rog_subway.pdf

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In 1949 a Chamber of Commerce hospital committee was formed and began taking the first steps toward a visionary project -Ward Memorial Hospital. The Chamber's "Hospital Committee" compiled the costs of building a new hospital to present to taxpayers -the first hospital bond issue was defeated in 1950. If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. After one private hospital discontinued practice due to inadequate facilities, leaving only one that could handle just 23 patients, the need for a county hospital was again fronted to the citizens in 1953. With the support of local doctors, civic groups and women's clubs, a bond election was called in March of 1954. In June of 1954 the voters voted six-to-one in favor of a county hospital.