About Us

Mission Statement
 

The Cortez Fire Protection District dedicates our service to the health,
safety and welfare of all who live
and all who enter our community and the environment.

Downtown Fire

Vision Statement

We strive to be a professional emergency service organization. 
Our personnel are the core of the organization, trained
to the highest standards on the highest quality equipment. 
We work as a team to provide premier service
and continue to expand our special operations to meet the future needs of our community. 
We are committed to being leaders and setting the standard
in every aspect of our profession through service, community education and involvement. 
We work hard establishing and fostering partnerships
with our community and surrounding agencies.

 

Values

Recognizing the dedication and skill and value of all members,
we will create and maintain an environment of individual safety,
well-being and trust. 

We are guided by:

Service to Others 
Team Work 
Compassion
Integrity
Safety
Honesty
Accountability
Professionalism
Respect
Diversity