Carbondale & Rural Fire
    Protection District



Non-Emergency Phone:
(970) 963-2491
  • 911

  • Mission Statement
    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.

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Recent News

  • Press Release - No Open Burning Permits Being Issued

    Posted May 23, 2018
    Carbondale, Colo. – Effectively immediately, Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District will not be issuing any open burning permits. The fuel moisture content is low, there is not a lot of rain predicted in the near future and experts are predicting an increased wildfire risk in our area. learn more »
  • Carbondale Fire District Welcomes New Deputy Chief

    Posted May 16, 2018

    The Carbondale Fire District recently promoted Allan Ingram to the position of Deputy Chief. It is no surprise that someone of Allan’s stature was promoted to this position as he is a highly respected Paramedic and Firefighter.

    Allan has been with the Carbondale Fire District for 20 years, attracted to… learn more »

  • Be Fire Aware, Even When It’s Warm

    Posted May 8, 2018

    It’s easy to associate home fire protection with colder months, like December and January. Most picture the use of space heaters, fireplaces and strings of holiday lights when they think of home fire prevention.

    Just because we’re less likely to turn the heat on doesn’t mean we shouldn’t be vigilant when… learn more »