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
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.
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!
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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.
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!
Fire Danger Listing & Current Fire Bans
TRAINING COURSE OFFERED
Colorado Certified Burner "B" (CCBB)
Introduction to Agency Burn Boss (RXB3)
This course is designed to enable attendees to receive basic introductory training in the planning, design and implementation of low complexity “pile” burn projects. . [read more]
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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Website for the
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
Weather Advisory Summary
Feb/March Newsletter is now
available for download
★Thank you ★
For all your donations last year. We rely on your donations, no matter how much--all donations are appreciated.
~Kerry Meier, Board President
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Updated/Current: 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!
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