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
Our Main Station is located at:
2518 State Highway 9, Canon City, CO 81212
Website for the
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
Weather Advisory Summary
FIRE WEATHER WATCH
Register your wireless phone number now to be part of the database when 911 Emergency Notification calls are made to your neighborhood.
GO TO: Emergency Wireless Registration
Please remember to put out all
campfires and grills when not no longer in use.
The TVFD would like to thank the following for their generous contributions over the year. [Read on]
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.
We are always accepting
Tax Deductible donations.
Thank you from all of us at TVFP!
Fire Chief Gordon Grosslight
TVFD President Mike Meyrick
Thank you everyone for your generous donations so far this year!
Your contribution helps cover operating expenses which include fuel, equipment, building maintenance, mailings, propane, training, and fire fighter equipment to name just a few. Any amount would be very much appreciated!
Report a Fire
To report a fire in the TVFP service area please call 911 Please be prepared to give as exact a location as you can
PLEASE notify dispatch if you intend to do any burning--regardless of the weather. Things can and do sometimes get out of hand and quickly.
The funny thing about firemen is, night and day, they are always firemen.
~Gregory Widen, Backdraft
It is IMPORTANT to share your GATE CODES with us
we NEED to have those codes.
Please email TVFD
or call 800-316-8233 ASAP
with the following information:
Subdivision/Area & Phone
This information is for Dispatch only and is needed when firefighters
need access through a gate..
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.
Fire Danger Listing and Current Fire Bans
Every 3rd Wed of the month Meeting
TFPD ( Tallahassee Fire Protection District –Special District ) is at 2:00
TVFD ( Tallahassee Volunteer Fire Department) follows at 4:00
Tallahassee Fire Main Station
2518 Hwy 9, Canon City , CO 81212
All meetings are open to the public
Make sure your
address is seen!
If we cant FIND YOU we cant HELP YOU
Download the form, fill it out an send your payment with the form to:
Tallahassee Volunteer Fire Protection
C/O Reflective Address Signs
P O Box 510
Canon City, CO 81215-0510
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For all your donations!
We rely on your donations, no matter how much--all donations are appreciated.
Visit The Documents Center:
for Bylaws, Donation Letter, Newsletters, Meeting Mins and more!
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!
Remember to check the Calendar for Training
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!