Residents within the Verde Valley Fire District boundaries are provided most services at no
additional cost over the amount paid through property taxes (some services are not included). Out of
District residents will be charged according to the fee schedule adopted by the Fire Board in compliance
with A.R.S. 48-814. Out of District residents have the option to annex into the District or contract
for services to receive the same benefits as in-District residents. For annexation or contract
information, please see the "Annexation/Contracts" link under the Community Information/Education tab or call
the station at (928) 634-2578.
The Verde Valley Fire District provides services including, but not limited to:
*Technical Rescue (auto extrication, building collapse, trench rescue, swift water rescue,
rope rescue, etc.)
*Hazardous Materials First Responders
*Special Duty Assignments (snake removal, bee problems, invalid assist, welfare check,
detector check, installation and battery replacement, blood pressure checks,
*Mutual Aide to Surrounding Agencies
In addition to these services, Verde Valley Fire District also provides the following
Verde Valley Fire District currently has three (3) Certified
Car Seat Technicians on staff to help with
proper car seat installation and answering any questions that you may have about your
child's car seats.
When grant funds allow, we often have free car seats available for those in financial
need. Please call
ahead if you are in need of car seat assistance as a Certified Car Seat Technician is
not always available.
CPR/First Aid Classes
Verde Valley Fire District has certified CPR Instructors
that teach CPR, First Aid and AED classes
monthly. Classes are held at Station 31 located at 2700 E Godard Road,
Cottonwood, AZ. Classes
cost $45.00 per student and are Red Cross Certified. For more
information, please call (928) 634-2578.
Hands Only CPR or Continuous Chest Compression "CCC"
Verde Valley Fire District also teaches hands only CPR (CCC). This course is offered
at no cost. If you
are interested in learning hands only CPR, please call (928) 634-2578 for more
Smoke Detector Checks
Smoke detector's should be tested monthly and
batteries should be changed annually. If you need
assistance, we can help. Call us at (928) 634-2578 and we'll schedule a time to
come assist you.
Carbon Monoxide Checks
Carbon monoxide, also known as the silent killer, is an
odorless and colorless gas produced by stoves,
lanterns, burning charcoal and wood, as well as gas ranges and heating systems. Many
the symptoms of CO poisoning for coming down with the
The symptoms of carbon monoxide
If you or others in your household are experiencing any of the symptoms mentioned, follow
Call 9-1-1 immediately.
Go to a hospital immediately.
Do NOT re-enter the home until emergency services has
indicated that it is safe to return.
Verde Valley Fire District has equipment that is used to test the air for carbon monoxide in your home.
you would like us to test your air, please call (928) 634-2578 and we'd be happy to
Blood Pressure Checks
Need help checking your blood pressure? Stop by
either of the Stations, we'd be happy to check your
blood pressure and provide a blood pressure tracking card to help you keep a record
of your blood
Public Education/Station Tours
Verde Valley Fire District participates in Verde Valley LAFS
(Life and Fire Safety) Programs teaching
school children safety messages through plays and other fun learning programs.
We also give
presentations in meetings and classrooms for all ages and areas of interest.
Station tours are also
available. For more information or to schedule a station tour or other visit,
please call (928) 634-2578.
Sand and sand bags are available for District residents for residential flood
control use at Station 31
located at 2700 E Godard Road, Cottonwood, Station 32 located at 1120 S Page
Cornville, and at Station 36 located at 895 1st South Street, Clarkdale. Limited