Fire Departments in Golden, Colorado

Find Golden, 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.

Coal Creek Canyon Fire Protection District 30579 Highway 72 Golden, CO

Colorado Sierra Fire Protection District 14908 Hwy 119 Golden, CO

Fairmount Fire Protection 4755 Isabell Street Golden, CO

Foothills Fire Protection District 67 South Lookout Mountain Road Golden, CO

Genesee Fire Protection District 23455 Currant Drive Golden, CO

Golden Fire Department 911 10th Street Golden, CO

Golden Gate Fire Protection 32360 Robinson Hill Road Golden, CO

Pleasant View Fire Department 955 Moss Street Golden, CO

Rocky Flats Fire Department 10808 Highway 93 Golden, CO

About Golden Fire Departments

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

Golden 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 . Golden 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 Golden, CO

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

Golden Fire Code Inspections

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