Fire Department

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Taos Fire Department to protect the lives and property of the citizens of Taos Valley and surrounding areas.


The Taos Fire Department is a combination department with eight career personnel and twenty volunteer firefighters, committed to the safety of the community.

Taos Fire Department Patch


The department follows the requirements of the New Mexico Firefighters Training Academy and NFPA 1001: Standard for Fire Fighters Professional Qualifications, with additional Technician level training in Rope Rescue and other Technical Rescue areas.

Fire District Map

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