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FIREHOUSE NEWS

  • Winter Weather Can Increase Risks at Home thumbnail

    Winter Weather Can Increase Risks at Home

    Posted November 13, 2017

    Winter storms and cold temperatures can be hazardous in many ways, to your health, to your safety, and beyond. By simply planning ahead using the list and tips below, you can prevent and be prepared for winter has in store.

    Carbon Monoxide
    Regular maintenance and inspection of gas burning… Read more

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    Your Vote, Our Service

    Posted November 6, 2017

    The local election is just around the corner and your vote for Ballot Issue 4C is critical to Carbondale Fire’s service level. 4C asks you to allow Carbondale Fire to continue funding the costs of maintaining current levels of essential firefighting, paramedic and emergency medical services, improve current communications equipment,… Read more

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    What $55 in Property Taxes Means to Your Local Fire and Ambulance Responders: the November Elections

    Posted October 19, 2017

    Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District is currently operating using a 1.75 mill levy override in place, that was approved by voters in 2015. The current total operating mill levy for the District is 7.653 mills, which includes the 1.75 mill levy override. This mill levy override expiresRead more

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    Lower Property Insurance Rates thanks to Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District

    Posted October 18, 2017

    The Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District (CRFPD) is proud to announce that the Fire District recently received an improved rating from the Insurance Services Office (ISO). The District has improved its ISO rating to a Class 3 public protection rating, effective August 1, 2017.

    The Insurance Services Office, ISO,… Read more

  • Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District Saving You $30,000 Annually thumbnail

    Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District Saving You $30,000 Annually

    Posted October 9, 2017

    In the 2004 local election, the Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District, received a 20 year
    bond for capital improvements that was approved by taxpayers in the district. The bonds were
    refinanced in 2007 to save taxpayers money with a better interest rate. In 2017, Fire Chief RonRead more

  • Open House at Carbondale Fire!

    Posted October 6, 2017

    Carbondale Fire District invites you to come to our Community Open House. It will be a great time with something for the entire family. Enjoy station tours, fire truck rides, lunch with your friends at Carbondale Fire a chance to meet Sparky the Fire Dog! Plus, prizes for grown-ups and… Read more

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    So Much More than a Firefighter

    Posted October 3, 2017

    Did you know that the Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District, answers over 1,200 emergency 911 calls annually? Seems like a lot of fires, right? On average, Carbondale Fire responds to 420 emergency fire calls and nearly 800 emergency medical calls annually. How does that work, you might ask?

    Carbondale… Read more

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    Coffee With the Chiefs

    Posted September 13, 2017

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    If We Can't Find You, We Can't Help You

    Posted May 15, 2017

    When an emergency strikes, we know time is of the essence. Our team strives to arrive at the location as quickly as possible, assess the situation, and get to work. However, if your home address is not clearly visible to us, we waste valuable seconds trying to locate you. If we… Read more

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    Structure Fire at 858 Garfield Ave.

    Posted May 11, 2017
    Carbondale, Colo. – At 4:40 p.m. on May 11, 2017, Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District was paged to 858 Garfield Ave., Carbondale, for a report of a structure fire. Read more