Providing an “all-risk” emergency response to our district including: structural firefighting, wildland firefighting, hazardous materials response, rescue operations, along with emergency medical services
Encouraging and promoting fire safety and fire prevention; providing fire suppression and emergency medical services; and making our mountain community a safe place to live, work and play.
“The Elk Creek Fire Protection District mission is to encourage and promote fire safety and fire prevention; to provide fire suppression and emergency medical services; and to make our mountain community a safe place to live, work and play.”
Elk Creek Fire is a mostly volunteer combination Fire Department protecting ~98 square miles and 15,000 residents.
Staffed with: 60+ MEMBERS WHO VOLUNTEER AS FIRE FIGHTERS/EMS PROVIDERS 8 CAREER FIRE FIGHTERS/EMS PROVIDERS 3 ADMINISTRATION/FLEET 12 + SUPPORT TEAM MEMBERS UNDER THE LEADERSHIP OF CHIEF - Bill McLaughlin NUMBER OF CALLS PER YEAR: 950+