4800 West 92nd Avenue Westminster, CO 80031

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Westminster Fire Department

Welcome to the Westminster Fire Department

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!

 

Community Events

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:

 

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 sleeka@cityofwestminster.us.  Applications deadline extended to Feb. 26.

 

Fire Chief Ale -- Come on out and support WFD charities at these fun events!  Try the brew, get a t-shirt, taste the chilis and more all to benefit the Westminster Firefighters Fire Victims Benefit Fund (the Burn Fund) and CFIRE.

·         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

 

80 Years of Westminster Fire Department History

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

  

Product Warnings

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.

 

Contact Us

9110 Yates St., Westminster, CO 80031
Dial 911 in an emergency
Fire Administration: 303-658-4500
Administration offices are open 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday-Thursday.
After hours, non-emergency number: 303-658-4360
fire@cityofwestminster.us

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