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Sprinklers Minimize Fire Damage

South Metro firefighters finished the job a sprinkler head started at a hotel in Lone Tree. A stove fire set off the sprinkler, keeping the blaze from spreading until fire crews got there to put it out. In this case, there were no injuries and most guests at the hotel were able to return to […]

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Saving Taxpayer Dollars

One of the most important responsibilities we have as a fire board is how best to spend taxpayer dollars. We want to make sure that we wisely use the resources we’re provided to protect and insure the safety of those who live in our district. South Metro Fire Rescue Authority (SMFRA) is partnering with Enterprise […]


Firefighters Train on New Tower

All 80 of South Metro’s Engineers are getting up close and personal with the Department’s newest piece of apparatus. Each Engineer will get at least a day of training on the new tower, built for South Metro by Pierce Manufacturing, out of Appleton, Wisconsin. Tower 35 will be housed at Station 35, near Centennial Airport. […]