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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to the Timberline Fire Protection District (TFPD) 

Serving Boulder and Gilpin Counties, Colorado



Chief Ondr.jpgThe Timberline Fire Protection District announces the appointment of Mr. Paul Ondr as Fire Chief. He replaces Glenn Levy, who has retired.

Chief Ondr has been a career fire fighter, Engineer and Paramedic at West Metro Fire Protection District for the past 18 years.  He was a volunteer with Fairmount Fire Protection District for 15 Years where he served as an Engineer, Lieutenant, and Captain. Chief Ondr has served Timberline Fire as a volunteer for the past 5 years as an Assistant Chief.  He has also served on the Board of directors for Timberline Fire for the past 5 years.  Timberline welcomes Chief Ondr as he starts his watch.  

Chief Ondr began his duties on December 13, 2016. He can be reached at or at the Station 3 Headquarters, 303-582-5768.

The Timberline Fire Protection District provides all Hazard Protection to both Gilpin and Boulder Counties in beautiful Colorado. The district is 30 miles west of the Denver/Boulder metropolitan area spanning the Peak to Peak Scenic Highway between the cities of Black Hawk and Nederland providing services for over 173 square miles between at over 9000ft above sea level.



Timberline on the Black Hawk Ridge Fire in Golden Gate Canyon: September 19, 2015


Board of Directors

Timberline Fire Protection District is a Colorado Special District. It is governed by an elected Board of Directors. 

 Our board consists of 5 positions who are elected to serve a 4 year term. 



Pursuant to 32-1-905(1) C.R.S., notice is hereby given that the Timberline Fire Protection District Board of Directors is seeking letters of interest for a vacancy. 
This appointment will run through the next regular election in May 2018.  Eligible persons should submit a letter of interest no later than January 20, 2017​ to: 

Charles Smith, President: or mail to Timberline Fire Protection District, 660 Highway 46, Black Hawk, Co 80422 . Please contact the administrative offices if youhave questions: 303-582-5768.


December 27, 2016 @ 6:30PM
​Station #7, 14908 Highway 119 Black Hawk CO 80422

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