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.

    Senate Bill 03-139
    Information on Senate Bill 03-139 (§ 1-7-908, C.R.S.) can be found here

Recent News

  • Keep the Risk of Winter Fires Low This Season

    Posted January 11, 2019

    Now that the holidays are over, the tree has been taken down, and the decorations have been put away, many people are able to relax and put their worries aside. Most people assume that with the holidays ending, the risk of a home fire ends as well, however, it is… learn more »

  • Be Fire Smart This Holiday Season

    Posted December 11, 2018

    The holiday season should be a time for family, friends, and relaxation; not a time to stress about a fire in your home. Residential fires are more frequent during the holiday season and usually end up being more costly, and deadly, than any other time of the year. The U.S.… learn more »

  • Thanksgiving Day Tips and Tricks

    Posted November 19, 2018

    There is a lot of preparation involved around the holidays, especially Thanksgiving, when friends and family are gathered in the kitchen cooking the big feast. It is important to keep fire safety at the top of your mind during this time, as Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking… learn more »