Founded in April 1999, the Tallahassee Volunteer Fire Protection (TVFP) is a volunteer fire department which serves Northwest Fremont County, Colorado, and specializes in wild land and urban interface fire fighting. TVFP is recognized across Fremont County and the state of Colorado as a top-notch rural fire department! We are supported by contributions from land owners and residents in our service area. See the "Membership" section under "About Us" for details..
Wild Fire Preparation Information
No matter where you live, natural hazards exist that could significantly damage or even destroy your home or business. For more information: www.disastersafety.org
National Weather Service 7-Day Forecast: Canon City, Colorado
We are currently accepting Tax Deductible donations for the construction of Fire Station One located on Hwy 9. Any amount would be very much appreciated!
Thank you from all of us at TVFP!
Fire Chief Gordon Grosslight and TVFD President Kerry Meier
Thank you everyone for your generous donations so far this year!
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The TVFD would like to thank the following for their generous contributions over the year. [Read on]
big thanks to The Rideout Family, Evergreen fire, Salida Fire, North-West fire, Colorado State Forest Service, The Denver Foundation, and all our local members, for your grants and donations this year. ~ Gordon Grosslight, Fire Chief
No matter when you use your Fireplace:
Having a toasty fire in your fireplace is wonderful...take care to be sure that all the embers are behind the screen and that you are watchful of embers that pop.
Fire Danger Listing & Current Fire Bans
★Thank you ★
To all the TVFD Firefighters who volunteered to leave their families in order to assist in fighting fires throughout other regions of the country.
~Kerry Meier, Board President
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Smoke Signals March 2015
MARK YOUR CALENDAR!!
Regular Board Meetings take place 2nd Saturday of the month at the Main Station 2518 State Hwy 9.
(May - October) - 4:00 p.m.
(November - March) - 2:00 p.m.
Check out the video of the Flag Raising on our Facebook Album. See Video You do not need a Facebook account to see the video!
A huge thank you to the generous donation from a local resident that helped us to buy a used type 6 engine with an additional pump and tank!
Please remember, all financial donations are tax deductible. You can use the PayPal Donate button on this page, mail in a check or money order or come and visit us in person. All financial donations, no matter how much are very appreciated!
The first step in being prepared is to know about the hazards that can affect you where you live and work. America's PrepareAthon! FEMA community for preparedness website.
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Please contact administration with your current contact information! This will help the Fire Fighters in the event they need to contact you.
Please remember to contact TVFD Dispatch every time the gate codes are changed. Thank you!