Welcome to Durango Fire Protection District

All Hazard Emergency Response and Prevention


Durango Fire is Accepting Applications for this Year's Volunteer Class until April 28th.



The mission of the District is to provide an all risk service, consisting of; fire suppression of buildings, wildland and vehicle, emergency medical services/ambulance service including patient transport, rescue (water, rope, confined space, vehicle), fire prevention, fire code enforcement, public education, hazardous material response, to a population of 40,000 in approximately 325 square miles of southwestern Colorado.

Durango Fire Protection District’s Mission Statement

- Providing emergency services to our community -
- Protecting our community from risk -
- Preventing emergencies through education and training -
- Performing all duties with courage, dedication, and respect -

Mission Statement

  • Providing emergency services to our community
  • Protecting our community from risk
  • Preventing emergencies through education and training
  • Performing all duties with courage, dedication, and respect