Greeley Fire Department

We provide service twenty-four hours per day, seven days a week, and we protect a total of 64 square miles. In addition to responding to requests for assistance, our firefighters are also involved in public education, stand-by duties requiring first aid or fire watches, and maintenance.

The City of Greeley has adopted the 2012 International Fire Code.

Mission statement and organizational values

To prevent harm through professional, compassionate service.

  • Greeley Fire DepartmentDedication: We are devoted to those we serve and each other.
  • Excellence: We strive to provide the highest quality in everything we do.
  • Honor: We take pride in the opportunity to serve.
  • Integrity: We value the trust of others.
  • Respect: We treat our citizens and each other with respect.
  • Safety: Safety is primary in everything we do.


Car seats

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Emergency preparedness

Our emergency preparedness page will help you be ready!

Hazardous Materials and Tier II reporting

Community safety

Our Community Safety Division is here to help with the following:

  • Fire code compliance
  • New construction permits and plan review
  • Fire protection systems permits and plan review
  • Development review
  • Fire flow information
  • Fire safety education

For information on permits and reports, and to schedule inspections, please contact us at 970-350-9510 or

Permit Fee Schedule

For tips on how to be fire safe, check out the National Fire Protection Association.

Frequently asked questions

  • How do I become a firefighter?

  • Why do so many fire, police, and ambulance vehicles respond to an emergency?

  • Will the Fire Department charge me for their services?

  • What is the code on a open fire pit in the city and near a building?

  • Will you make sure my carseat is properly installed?

About us

Firefighters protect lives and property through activities associated with fire prevention, rescue, fire fighting, hazardous materials and emergency medical incidents and participates in the training and maintenance activities necessary to achieve that end; men and women dedicated to saving your life.

In addition to fire emergency response, we are involved in the following:

  • Emergency medical response

  • Hazardous materials response

  • Technical rescue response

  • Water rescue response

  • Wildland Fire Team

Front Range Fire Consortium

We are a member of the Front Range Fire Consortium (FRFC). Find more information at