About our Organization

Wellington Fire Protection District is a statutory special district governed by an elected five-member Board of Directors. The elected, five-member Board of Directors provides direction to the Fire Chief. Although a separate governmental entity, the District works closely with the Town of Wellington and Larimer County. 

Wellington Fire Protection District has grown to a combination department with over 50 paid and volunteer personnel providing fire suppression, rescue, extrication, hazardous materials, emergency medical, public education, and risk reduction services to 288 square miles.

District Boundaries:

South - North: County Road 58 - Wyoming
East - West: Larimer/Weld County Border - Highway 287

What is our Mission:
  • Reduce response times and enhance services
  • Improve the current ISO (Fire Protection Class) rating.
  • Improved/advanced training and safety for variable and evolving emergencies.
What services does the District Provide: 
  • Fire Protection
  • Emergency Medical Response
  • Traffic Accident Response
  • Public Education
  • Fire & Life Safety Business Inspections
  • Car Seat Safety Checks & Installations
  • Wildland Fire and Urban Interface
  • Hazardous Materials Response