About the Denver Fire Department

Established in 1866, the Denver Fire Department provides services to the citizens who live, work and vist the City and County of Denver providing fire suppression, emergency medical services, technical rescue, hazardous materials response, water and high angle rescue.  The Department currently has over 900 paid firefighters supporting daily fire/rescue and medical operations.  There are 29 fully staffed firhouses suporting fire and emergency calls within the city and supporting fire and emergency calls to the city's of Glendale and Skyline.  The Department also has 4 fully staffed firehouses at located at Denver International Airport.