Colorado Springs CO Fire Department

Find Colorado Springs, 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.

Black Forest Fire & Rescue 11445 Teachout Road Colorado Springs CO 80908 719-495-4300

Cheyenne Mountain A.F.S. Fire Department 1 Norad Rd Colorado Springs CO 80914 719-474-3030

Cimarron Hills Fire Department 1835 Tuskegee Place Colorado Springs CO 80915 719-591-0960

Colorado Springs Fire Department 375 Printers Parkway Colorado Springs CO 80910 719-385-5950

El Paso County Sheriff's Office Wildland Fire Division 205 South Cascade Avenue Colorado Springs CO 80903 719-575-8400

Hanover Fire Department 17550 South Peyton Highway Colorado Springs CO 80928 719-683-3473

Security Fire Department 400 Security Boulevard Colorado Springs CO 80911 719-392-7121

Stratmoor Hills Fire Department 2160 B Street Colorado Springs CO 80906 719-576-1200

Sw Hwy 115 Fire Protection District 160 Rock Creek Mesa Road Colorado Springs CO 80926 719-538-4787

Wescott Fire Protection District: Head Quarters 15415 Gleneagle Drive Colorado Springs CO 80921 719-488-8680

Woodmen Valley Fire Protection 1150 West Woodmen Road Colorado Springs CO 80919 719-522-9666

About Colorado Springs Fire Departments

Colorado Springs Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Colorado Springs, CO community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Colorado Springs 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:
  • Colorado Springs fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Colorado Springs Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Colorado Springs Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs 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 . Colorado Springs Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Colorado Springs, CO

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Colorado Springs PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Colorado Springs 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.

Colorado Springs Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Colorado Springs Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the 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 Colorado Springs schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Colorado Springs Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.