4800 West 92nd Avenue Westminster, CO 80031
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Founded in 1934 as a one-station, volunteer department, the Westminster Fire Department has grown to over 130 career firefighters, paramedics and support staff who serve the city from six fire stations and the Public Safety Center. Like our Westminster Fire Department fan page on Facebook!
The Westminster Fire Department participates in many community events to actively promote fire and life safety and to support charitable causes. Here's what's coming soon:
Fire Chief Ale -- Come on out and support WFD charities at these fun events! Try the brew, check out the silent auction items, get a t-shirt, hear the bagpipe & drum corp and more all to benefit the Westminster Firefighters Fire Victims Benefit Fund (the Burn Fund) and CFIRE.
· Tuesday, February 10, Tapping of the Ale at the Orchard Town Center Rock Bottom Brewery, 6 p.m., 14694 Orchard Parkway, #400
· Wednesday, February 11, Tapping of the Ale at the Promenade Rock Bottom Brewery, 6 p.m., 10633 Westminster Blvd., #900
· Wednesday, March 11, Red Chili Cook-off at the Orchard Town Center Rock Bottom Brewery, 6 p.m., 14694 Orchard Parkway, #400
· Wednesday, March 18, Green Chili Cook-off at the Promenade Rock Bottom Brewery, 6 p.m., 10633 Westminster Blvd., #900
Citizen Academy Registration -- The Westminster Fire Department is offering a Citizen Academy March 5-May 28. Every Thursday from 6-10 p.m. for 13 weeks, participants explore topics such as hazardous materials, using fire extinguishers, emergency medical response, firefighter gear and more. The free course includes classroom time and hands-on experiences. Here is your chance to try on turnout gear and self-contained breathing apparatus, learn CPR and experience water rescue! Submit registration forms via email, mail or fax. For more information, contact Public Education Officer Sherrie L. Leeka at 303-658-4536 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are due Feb. 19.
Firefighter Jeff Heineman has compiled and published "Westminster Fire Department 1934-2014, 80 Years of Service." The hardcover book is $40 and available at Fire Administration (9110 Yates St.), or by contacting Jeff at 720-530-6974 or Jeffheineman@msn.com.
Every year fires start because of faulty products. One way to be safe is to stay apprised of recalls through the public notices by UL and the US Consumer Product Safety Commission.
9110 Yates St., Westminster, CO 80031
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Fire Administration: 303-658-4500
Adminsitration offices are open 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday-Thursday.
After hours, non-emergency number: 303-658-4360