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Emergency Services of Fort Collins

Whether you are visiting, relocating or you are a current resident, Fort Collins has something for everyone. Aside from Colorado State University, which certainly influences the cultural vibe of the city, it is also home to nine award-winning breweries, 15 art galleries, several unique dining establishments and quaint shops. Located at the base of the Rocky Mountains, it is a gateway to the Rocky Mountain National Park. Other outdoor attractions include Poudre Trail and Horsetooth Reservoir so any hiking, biking, or camping enthusiast has multiple and spectacular locations to satisfy their outdoor activities. Regardless of how you area spending your time in Fort Collins, when and if you need of any kind of assistance, it’s good to have the contact information available for a variety of emergency services in the area.

Whenever there is a life-threatening emergency or medical assistance is needed urgently, it is always best to call 9-1-1. The operators can walk the caller through a variety of emergency questions to determine if a situation needs immediate attention from the police or fire departments or an ambulance needs to be called to the scene. When in doubt, it is still best to call 9-1-1 and let the trained operator help to make a decision for a unique emergency situation.

Visit www.fortcollins.com to find complete listings and information of where to go and what to do while visiting or living in this incredible environment and make your visit safe in this bustling historic city. Below are emergency numbers for local agencies should you need them. Put them on your refrigerator or keep them with you.

All Emergencies: 9-1-1

Police: Non- Emergency- (970) 221-6540, 2221 S. Timberline Rd, Fort Collins, CO

Poudre Fire Authority/Fire Department:

Non-emergency numbers - (970) 416-2892

Administration - (970) 416-2891

Fire Prevention 102 Remington St. Fort Collins, CO

Larimer County Search & Rescue/Mountain Rescue:

Emergency Dispatch - (970) 416-1985 or general questions – (970) 222-9872, 1303 N. Shields St. Fort Collins, CO

FBI: (970) 663-1028, 2915 Rocky Mountain Ave, Loveland, CO

Rocky Mountain Poison & Drug Center: (800)222-1222

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