Information Release – PFPD Response to COVID-19

Posted on 19-03-2020 , by: PFPD , in , 0 Comments

Date:  March 19, 2020       

Information Release – PFPD Response to COVID-19

During the COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) restrictions, Pagosa Fire Protection District has modified department activity to provide our first responders a safe working environment and our community with a quick response during emergencies.

Emergency response activities are fully functional.  Paid and volunteer staff are responding to all calls for assistance as normal. 

The administration office is currently closed for walk-in traffic.  Please visit our website at for updated information and burn permit instructions.  Dial 911 for emergencies.

In accordance with state requirements, PFPD trainings have been modified to allow firefighters to maintain skills while limiting groups of people.

PFPD encourages the community to stay informed by visiting accredited sources for information.  San Juan Basin Public Health is providing information covering our community at  More information can be found through Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at

Updates to PFPD administrative closures, community relief responses, and links to current health information can be found on the PFPD website and FaceBook page. 



Submitted by: Pagosa Fire Protection District Public Information Division

Approved:  Randy Larson, Fire Chief