Mission Statement

The Mission of the dedicated professionals of the Golden Fire Department is to enhance the quality of life for the Golden Community through fire and injury prevention, education, and protection of life and property.

Fire Department Services

Non-emergency Services
Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
After business hours & weekends

April 2016 Fire Department Call Statistics

Major Incident Types
Number of Incidents
Percentage of Total
Overpressure rupture32.38%
Rescue & Emergency Medical Services7156.35%
Hazardous Conditions (No Fire)97.14%
Service Call64.76%
Good Intent Call1511.90%
False Alarm & False Call1511.90%
Severe Weather Related Call00%
Special Incident Type00%
Total Incidents126100%

Incidents by Location

Clear Creek Canyon21.59%
District #1 (North end)6249.21%
District #2 (South end)4938.89%
Gaming Related Call53.97%
Other Outside of City86.39%

Other Statistics

Automatic Aid Received1
Automatic Aid Given1
Mutual Aid Received2
Mutual Aid Given3
Average Response Time4:59 mins.
Average Total Time per Call28:48 mins.
Average Number of Firefighters per Incident5
Total Dollar Loss for the month$11,411
Fire Department Services:
Car Seat ChecksAlarm Registration
Community Wildfire Protection PlanFirefighter Member Training
Fire DonationsFire Safety Education Programs
Senior Fire SafetySmoke Signals Newsletter
COG Mesa

 Golden has 402 acres of open space
and maintains 253 acres of parks right within the city itself.

Additional Resources

City of Golden, Colorado
COG Mesa