Teller County CO Fire Department

Find Teller County, Colorado fire departments, city fire stations, firefighters, brigades, chiefs, inspectors, marshals, and local volunteers. Fire departments provide information on fire risk assessment, permits, fire alarms, and safety guidance.

Cripple Creek Fire Department 147 East Bennett Avenue Cripple Creek CO 80813 719-689-0240

Divide Volunteer Fire Department 103 Cedar Mountain Road Divide CO 80814 719-687-8773

Florissant Fire & Rescue 2606 U.S. Highway 24 Florissant CO 80816 719-748-3909

Four Mile Fire Protection 8437 County Road 11 Florissant CO 80816 719-689-3451

NE Teller County Fire Department 1010 Evergreen Heights Drive Woodland Park CO 80863 719-687-1866

Victor City Volunteer Fire Department 501 Victor Avenue Victor CO 80860 719-689-2284

About Teller County Fire Departments

Teller County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Teller County, CO community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Teller County Fire Departments respond to medical emergencies, incidents involving hazardous materials, rescue calls, and motor vehicle or other accidents.

You may contact the Fire Department for questions about:
  • Teller County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Teller County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Teller County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in Teller County

Teller County Fire Departments may be staffed with paid professional firefighters, volunteers, or a combination of the two. Professional Fire Services in Colorado are organized around a central command with response units, known as fire companies, geographically dispersed throughout Teller County. Teller County Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent Teller County Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Teller County, CO

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Teller County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Teller County Fire Dept response. The responding Fire House may be determined based on geographic location or the resource needed for the call, such as an aerial ladder, fire hose, fire truck, water pumper, tanker truck, brush fire vehicle, rescue vehicle, or paramedic emergency services. In many cases, multiple Fire Stations and fire engines are dispatched to the emergency.

Teller County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Teller County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the Teller County and Colorado Fire Code and is closely associated with the building code and building permitting process. The Fire Marshal is involved in the plan review process for new construction or renovation projects and is responsible for ensuring that Fire Code requirements are met before signing off on design plans. Other common fire prevention efforts include educational programs in Teller County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Teller County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.