About Us

West Metro Fire Rescue is a full service, all hazard fire and rescue agency, headquartered in Lakewood, Colorado. We cover more than 108 square miles in two Colorado counties and serve nearly 300,000 residents, with crews at 17 fire stations.  

Our mission is to protect lives and property and we are committed to doing what it takes to achieve that.

"Whatever it takes to serve" is our guiding principle and what motivates our firefighters and our entire staff each and every day. 

West Metro Fire Rescue Organizational Chart
Baby born at home with the help of firefighters, visits a West Metro fire station with her parents.
Tech rescue team rescues a dog that has fallen into a deep mine shaft.