To Serve and Protect

Olathe Volunteer Firefighters

Olathe Emergency Medical Services

Olathe Inter-Facility Transfer Crew

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A Safer Community

Fire Fighting

Olathe Volunteer Firefighters provide fire suppression services for the Olathe community and the surrounding rural area.

Ambulance Services

Paramedics and EMT's respond to medical emergencies providing advanced level services and transport to Montrose Memorial Hospital and Delta County Memorial Hospital.  Inter-Facility transports are also provided to higher level trauma centers in Grand Junction and Denver.

Rescue Services

Firefighters and EMT's respond to  rescue needs for the Olathe community and the surrounding areas, including BLM and recreational lands.  This includes the Uncompaghre Plateau and the Black Canyon of the Gunnison recreational area.

Community Safety

Firefighters provide instruction for fire safety.  Annual education is provided at Olathe Elementary School and station tours with fire safety education are available for scheduling.

OFPD also  provides smoke alarms for residents in need.

District Board Meetings

Olathe National Night Out

2nd Annual Volunteer Firefighters Golf Tournament

See more about our upcoming fundraiser on Saturday, September 21st.

18th Annual Punkin' Chunkin'

Our event this year is planned for Saturday, October 26th, 10am - 10pm.

Events scheduled include:

Punkin Chunkin contests, Corn Maze, Tractor Pulls, Wagon Rides, Bounce House, Kids Corral. Petting Zoo and More!

Raffles for Henry Golden Boy Americ Edition 22 Lever Action, Sig Sauer P938 9 mm Luger and a $400 Cabelas Gift Card

Concessions for BBQ, Funnel Cakes, Mexican, Ice Cream, Baked Goods and more!

Haunted Corn Maze 6pm -10pm

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Tell us About Your Controlled Burning


A quick call to our dispatch center advises us of your burning activity.

If your burn gets out of control, immediately call 911.

Click here for a link to Montrose County Fire Ban information and registration for Code Red