The Ouray Volunteer Fire Department (OVFD) provides fire protection and suppression throughout the community, as well as mutual aid for surrounding districts. The OFD is equipped to provide fire protection and suppression in numerous different situations including residential and commercial structures, forest fires, and vehicle fires.
On an average emergency call, the OFD responds with 8-15 firefighters and 2-3 fire suppression vehicles. The department also provides fire prevention education and awareness for all. The Ouray Fire Department is really an extended family volunteering their time to serve the community. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to call the fire department office at 970-325-7069.
In an emergency, please dial 911.