Wildfire in Colorado


Wildfire in Colorado

Helena Fire Department Growth Challenges

Fire Protection Service Review

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The Helena Fire Department is a member of the Lewis and Clark Rural Fire Council and the Tri-County Fire Safe Working Group

Click on the images below to visit their websites


Rural Fire Council

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We, the members of the Helena Fire Department, proudly continue our tradition as Guardians of the Gulch, by professionally providing a quality, effective, skillful, safe and caring service to protect our community whenever and wherever needed.


Click on the link below to help your family prepare for a wildfire evacuation.

Citizen Evacuation Guide

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Divisions of the Fire Department
Click here to find information about the different divisions within the Fire Department

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Learn about wildfire in the Helena area and how you can prepare for it

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Personnel & Apparatus
Get to know the Fire Department members that serve you every day

Unionville/Helena Firespread

Unionville/Helena Firespread
Please view this presentation for important information about the fire danger in the South Hills of Helena.

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History of the Fire Department
Check here to find out more about our past


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Employment Opportunities
If you are wondering how to apply for the Fire Department, read this information

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Safety Information
We offer many ways to make your home and family safer

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Look here for important links pertaining to Fire Department issues

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Looking for a patch or T-shirt from the Fire Department, check here


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Have a question, check here for answers to our frequently asked questions