The FireWise Mission

The FireWise Council of Southwest Colorado strives to keep lives, homes, and property from being damaged by wildfire. We provide education, planning and mitigation support to spark wildfire preparedness in the hearts of our neighbors!

Meeting Schedule

The FireWise Council meets on the 3rd Tuesday every other month beginning in January. Meetings are held at the San Juan Public Lands Center (FS/BLM Office), 15 Burnett Court, Durango from 4:30 – 7:00 PM. A light dinner is served.

Meeting dates for 2017: Jan. 17, Mar. 28, May 16 , July 18, Sept. 19, and Nov. 28

Amanda Brenner ( or         Bill Trimarco ( for dates/times of Chapter meetings in Mancos and Pagosa Springs.

Current Job Openings

FireWise of Southwest Colorado does not currently have any job openings. Thank you for your interest.