Serving with Integrity and Compassion.

Welcome to Adams County Fire Rescue. We are a progressive, well prepared emergency response organization that enhances our community by providing compassionate, professional, high quality fire, rescue, EMS, and prevention services.

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We use the acronym WE ARE ACFR to list our organizational values, which are: Wellness, Empowerment, Accountability, Respect, Excellence, Attitude, Communication, Family and Recognition. To learn more about our values, click here.

ACFR Year-End Recap

2021 is in the books, so it’s a great time to take a look back at some of the more memorable moments of the year. Here’s a glimpse at some of our calls, trainings, events, and life at ACFR from 2021.

Holiday Cooking with Station 13

Tis the season for holiday cooking! Station 13 B shift was hard at work cooking up some breakfast ideas for you and your family. Here’s the first recipe from Engineer Mike Angelo.

Behind The Badge

In our latest Behind the Badge profile, we spend some time with ACFR Captain Frank Rotello. From being one of many Rotello’s in our department, to an appearance in the Colorado Firefighter calendar, to an expertise in wine, Captain Rotello has a story to tell!

See One of ACFR’s own on FOX31 Denver

Along with many agencies around the state, ACFR sent Firefighters and apparatus to help fight the Marshall fire. FOX31 interviewed Firefighter Katie Bender about her experience, and the challenges she and her Brush Truck 11 crew faced…

ACFR Behind the Badge

Our ‘Behind the Badge” series continues with a profile of Engineer Joe Ciancio. Joe has been a firefighter for nine years, grew up in this community, and has a very unique background coming into the fire service. Take a look…

Check out The Fire Life

Listen to the latest episode of The Fire Life by clicking below or jump on over to the Podcasts page for all past episodes!

Cooking w/ ACFR

Our “Cooking with ACFR” series continues as we stop by Station 13 and check in with the B shift crew. While we have some amazing cooks here at ACFR, Firefighter Ben Ramos and his crew explain its not just about the meal, it’s also about “crew-nity.” What in the heck is crew-nity? You’ll have to watch to find out…

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See all the ways that ACFR stays involved in the local community.


How we get involved

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Learn more about what our Fire Prevention Bureau does.


Learn about prevention


Check out the latest important news and updates from ACFR.


See updates from ACFR

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Join the Team

If you would like to learn more about what Adams County Fire rescue is all about, please watch our recruitment video.

Ask a Firefighter

Have a question that only a firefighter can answer? Ask us below and one of our team members will get back to you shortly!

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