Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District (TLMFPD), covering 68 square miles in El Paso & Douglas Counties including the towns and areas of Arrowwood, Beacon Heights, Bent Tree, Canterbury, Clovenhoof Estates, Colorado Estates, Elephant Rock, Forest View Acres, Grace Best, Green Mountain Ranch Estates, Happy Landing, Kings Deer, Lake of the Rockies Resort, Lake Woodmoor, Lewis Palmer, Limbach, Monument, Monument Hill, Mount Herman, New Santa Fe Trailhead, Palmer Lake, Peaceful Pines, Pine Hills, Pike National Forest, Pioneer, Spring Park, Sundance Estates, Tall Pines Ranch, Timber, Vista Clara Villas, Wakonda Hills, West Oak Ridge, Woodmoor Forest.
Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District boundaries are from Baptist Road to the South, Black Forest Road to the East, and County Line Road to the North. To serve the population on Mount Herman as well, and in addition provide mutual-aid to the Forest Service in the extreme western part of the district.
Monument Volunteer Fire Department (MVFD) was founded in the late 1930’s. In the mid 1970’s, the developers of the Woodmoor Subdivision convinced the Town of Monument to create a full time, paid fire department which became the Woodmoor-Monument Fire Protection District in 1972. A merger between the Woodmoor-Monument Fire Protection District and the Tri-Lakes Fire Protection District (TLFPD) with a agreement forming a Regional Fire Authority on Jan. 1, 2005. Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District (TLMFPD) was established on January 1, 2008 with all paid career firefighters.
Tri-Lakes Monument Fire District covers the town of Palmer Lake during daytime hours during the week for the Palmer Lake Fire Department.
Tri-Lakes Monument Fire District is dispatched by El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center.
Station 1 – Monument
Station 2 – Spring Park
Station 3 – Woodmoor
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