West Metro Fire Rescue

West Metro Fire Rescue (WMFR), founded in 1995 covering 130 square miles in Jefferson & Douglas Counties including the cities and areas of Addenbrook, Apel-Bacher, Applewood, Applewood Knolls, Bandimere Speedway, Bass Lake, Bear Creek, Bear Valley, Belmar, Benthaven, Bergen Reservoirs, Cambridge, Carpenter Peak, Chatfield, Columbine, Crown Hill, Dakota Ridge, Deer Creek Canyon, Denver West, Denver Federal Center, Edgewater, Fountain Valley, Fox Hollow, Glennon Heights, Golden, Governor’s Ranch, Green Gables, Green Mountain, Happiness Gardens, Highland Gardens, Hine Lake, Jefferson County Library Service Center, Jefferson County Stadium, Ken Caryl Ranch, Kendrick Reservoir, Lakehurst, Lakeside, Lake Rhoda, Lakeview, Lakewood, Lena Gulch, Littleton, Lewis Meadows Open Space, Lumberg, Maple Grove, Meadow Ranch, Melrose, Mountain View, Morrison, O’Kane, Panorama Park, Paramount Heights, Pinehurst, Prospect Valley, Red Rocks, Rolling Hills, Roxborough, 6th Ave West, Smith Reservoir, Soda Lakes, South Table Mountain, Waterton Canyon, Westland, Wheat Ridge, Willowbrook & Willow Springs. (FDID # 05909)

West Metro Fire Rescue originally the Lakewood-Mountair Fire Department which was established in 1937, Daniels Fire Department consolidated in 1955, Applewood Fire Protection District in 1963 and Applewood Mesa Fire Department in 1964. Lakewood-Mountair Fire Department changed name to Lakewood Fire Department in 1964 and Lakewood Fire Protection District in 1967. Merged with Bancroft Fire Protection District in 1991 as the Lakewood-Bancroft Fire Protection District. West Metro Fire Rescue also took over fire service to the Roxborough Park Fire Department in 1999. Lakewood-Bancroft Fire Protection District changed the name to West Metro Fire Rescue in 1995. In 2016, the Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District merged with the district.

West Metro Fire Rescue has a dual-response arrangement with Pleasant View Fire District to serve the Colorado Mills Mall and Denver West Retail.

Colorado Task Force 1 (Urban Search & Rescue) is co-located at Station 10.

West Metro Fire Rescue is dispatched by Jeffcom 911.

Station 1 – Lakewood
Station 2 – Westland
Station 3 – Lakewood
Station 4 – Green Mountain
Station 5 – Denver West
Station 6 – Golden
Station 7 – Belmar
Station 8 – Green Gables
Station 9 – Morrison
Station 10 – Bear Creek
Station 11 – Willow Springs
Station 12 – Littleton
Station 13 – Ken Caryl
Station 14 – Littleton
Station 15 – Roxborough Park
Station 16 – Wheat Ridge
Station 17 – Prospect Valley
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