Welcome to Tubac Fire District
     2227 E Frontage Rd, Tubac,AZ     520-398-2255

Recent Announcements

  • Hiring: Reserve Firefighters The Tubac Fire District is looking to expand its reserve firefighter/ems pool.  Applications are being accepted till 6 January 17.  If you are interested and a qualified firefighter/EMT-B/EMT-P coupled with a wildland certification and interested in working part-time for Tubac Fire District, please call 520-398-2255 for more information.  Testing date and evaluation process will take place 16 Janaury 17.  See Employment Opportunities for Reserve Announcement and TFD Application.
    Posted Nov 30, 2016, 6:06 PM by Mark South
  • Burn Permits Burn permits are being accepted now that the area has received some moisture.  Be sure to secure the proper permit from the District. Include a google map or other map indicating the location of the burn if possible.  Upon submittal of the permit to the Station of your area, then our Tubac staff will inspect the location of the burn to ensure that the burn will not threaten structures or has a chance of escaping.  The burn permits are only good for one calendar year.   At the time of the burn, be sure to contact Tubac Fire and the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office advising when the burn will begin.  As always burn with care. 
    Posted Sep 26, 2016, 10:18 AM by Mark South
  • Wildfire Fire Response The District still continues to support the efforts in wildland fire response.  Two of our firefighters are on engines in North Carolina helping battle the blazes on the east coast.  Now with the drying of the vegetation in southern Arizona, our District has supported the State and National Forest on several wildfire fires since the middle of Ocober 2016.   So far for the year of 2016, District personnel have assisted on 50 wildfires throughout Arizona, Idaho, New Mexico, Oregon, Wyoming, California and North Carolina. As we look to the future fire potential, the recent monsoons have created a bumper growth of grass and vegetation which has already dried out and cured.  It seems like we are never out of fire ...
    Posted Nov 17, 2016, 10:08 AM by Mark South
  • SMOKE AND CO2 DETECTOR PROGRAM FOR TUBAC FIRE DISTRICT RESIDENTS The Tubac Fire District has received smoke detectors with a 10-year life battery and CO2 detectors for community disbursement from a joint grant program with the Rio Rico Fire District.  Installation of the detectors is conducted by District personnel who have been trained through the program.  A home safety survey is also offered along with the installation.  The safety survey is not required, but may be helpful in identifying home safety concerns that may be overlooked.    The crews are not qualified to check hard wired detectors and will only install the battery operated ones adjacent to existing detectors.  A liability form will be required to be signed.  An appointment can be scheduled by calling our main office at 398 ...
    Posted Jul 7, 2015, 12:36 PM by Michael Lindsey
  • 2016-2017 Adopted Budget The Tubac Fire District 2016-2017 Adopted Budget is in the documents and download section.
    Posted Jul 13, 2016, 11:38 AM by Michael Lindsey
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