To serve the communities within the Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District and help create a safer environment through the provision of quality emergency services, public education, and prevention programs with a professional dedicated force of volunteers and paid staff.
Coffee with the Chiefs
Have coffee with Ron Leach and Gene Schilling every third Thursday of the month at the Village Smithy in Carbondale. The next Coffee with the Chiefs will be June 16, from 8:00 am – 9:00 am.
Staff Planning Meeting
The Carbondale Fire staff meets the fourth Wednesday of the month at the headquarters building. The public is invited to attend. The next Staff Planning Meeting will be June 22, from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm.
Posted April 6, 2016
Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District was paged to Roaring Fork High School on Wednesday, April 6, 2016, at 12:38 p.m. for a report of fire alarm and water flowing from a sprinkler head. Crews on scene found a sprinkler head in the auxiliary gym had activated and was flowing water. learn more »
Posted April 4, 2016
Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District was paged to the Westbank area on Monday, April 4, 2016, at 3:47 p.m. for a report of a brush fire. Crews responded to the hillside near to 0495 County Road 167, Glenwood Springs. learn more »
Posted March 10, 2016
Daylight Savings Time, when we collectively “spring forward,” is not only the time to change clocks, it’s also the perfect opportunity to check the batteries in your smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors. This year, Daylight Savings Time is March 13, 2016.
Because these are life-saving devices, it’s important to check and replace the batteries every six months. learn more »