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    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.

    Coffee with the Chiefs

     

Recent News

  • Ice and Snow? Take It Slow thumbnail

    Ice and Snow? Take It Slow

    Posted January 19, 2018

    It’s easy to forget just how dangerous winter driving can be, even for the most experienced driver. Snow and ice demand careful attention and special preparation for your vehicle.

    According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, an average of 800 Americans die a year in car wrecks because of… learn more »

  • Be Merry and Bright, Not a Statistic thumbnail

    Be Merry and Bright, Not a Statistic

    Posted December 19, 2017

    In an effort to avoid sounding like Scrooge or the Grinch, we want to share some facts about home holiday fires in order to help you prevent them and keep from becoming a holiday fire statistic.

    The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) reports more than double the number of open-flame fires… learn more »

  • Avalanches – Know the Risk and How to Be Prepared thumbnail

    Avalanches - Know the Risk and How to Be Prepared

    Posted November 29, 2017

    Thousands of avalanches occur each winter in the mountains of Colorado. With the enormous popularity of winter sports in Colorado, this poses a risk to skiers, snowboarders, snowmobilers, and people traveling in the backcountry. On average 6 people die in avalanches in the state of Colorado every year. Anyone who… learn more »