Fire Department

Fire Ban Status & Information

Las Animas County remains under a Stage 1 Fire ban.

Our Department

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Station 1
1605 Santa Fe Trail

Station 2
1102 Nevada Ave

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Established as a career department in 1891, the Trinidad Fire Department provides first-tier emergency response to incidents involving fire, emergency medical services, motor vehicle accidents, hazardous materials and rescue. The department fulfills other request for services as well.

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Community Connect website landing page Coming in July - Community Connect
Community Connect is a free service for residents and businesses to provide life saving information accessible only by TFD during an emergency. You can sign up now, but the system will not be active and accessible by TFD until July, 2023.  Learn more about Community Connect and sign up here.

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Services Provided to our Community

  • Structure fire suppression
  • Wildland fire suppression
  • Emergency medical services
  • Hazmat
  • High and low angle rescue
  • Swift water rescue
  • Vehicle extrication
  • Confined space rescue
  • Commercial building inspections
  • Public education

More Resources

National Fire Protection Association
National Fire Academy