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

Recent Announcements

  • Bee Safety Residents of Tubac and Rio Rico are encouraged to read the attached document concerning Bee Safety.  During the first week of August there have been mutiple incidents involving attacks from bees.  If you have a medical emergency resulting from attack from bees, you asked to contact "911" stating your location and the severity of the attack.
    Posted Aug 7, 2017, 10:41 AM by Mark South
  • Fire Extinguisher Training On May 13, 2017, both Rio Rico & Tubac Fire Districts handed out 100 fire extinguishers at Garrett's Supermarket in Rio Rico.  Not only were they free, but both Districts were able to sign up individuals for smoke and CO2 detector installation.  
    Posted May 14, 2017, 2:03 PM by Mark South
  • Burn Permits  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 Mar 16, 2017, 11:53 AM by Mark South
  • Wildfire Fire Response For the 2017 Fire Season our Staff are still responding to wildfires, the most recent in August is a response to northern California. Tubac fire personnel have supported fire suppression with Type 6 Engines (brush trucks), water tenders, medical personnel coupled with their medical kits and medical UTV, along with logistical support and overhead.  Even though the monsoon rains have reduced the threat of wildfires, all fire agencies are asking residents to firewise their homes before a wildfire strikes your neighborhood.     
    Posted Aug 7, 2017, 10:44 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
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