Open Burn Reminders and Fire Restrictions

Most Open Burns require a Burn Permit. Depending on if you live in the City or County, please know what you are allowed to burn. Click Here to learn more on what’s allowed.

Please remember that on any RED FLAG Fire Weather Day all DFPD Burn Permits are Suspended and Agricultural Burning is Highly Discouraged.

DURANGO FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT

Durango Fire provides an all-hazards service, consisting of: suppression of building, wildland and vehicle fires, emergency medical services/ambulance service including patient transport, rescue (water, rope, vehicle), fire prevention, fire code enforcement, public education, and hazardous material response, to a population of 53,000 in approximately 325 square miles of southwestern Colorado.

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Durango Fire on Twitter

Durango Fire along with Fort Lewis Mesa Fire, Upper Pine River Fire, and Cortez Fire are deploying a Taskforce with 5 engines this morning from SW Colorado. Crews are on the road with an escort from CDOT to get to Boulder County and assist with the current wildfire event.

Fire Update. #BarnRoofFire is holding at 10 acres. Crews were aggressive with suppression over the past few days and have been successful with ground and air resources. Fire crews remain in the area as mopping up the incident continues. #DFPC #DurangoDispatch

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Durango Fire on Facebook

Durango Fire & Rescue

2 weeks 3 days ago

#CDOT snow plows are escorting fire and rescue teams over snow packed mountain passes in southwest #Colorado today. The emergency first responders are making their

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DFPD MISSION STATEMENT

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Providing emergency services to our community

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Protecting our community from risk

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Preventing emergencies through education and training

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Performing all duties with courage, dedication, and respect

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Providing emergency services to our community

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Protecting our community from risk

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Performing all duties with courage, dedication, and respect

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Preventing emergencies through education and training
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