Blue Ridge Fire District
The Blue Ridge Fire District provides Fire/EMS/Rescue emergency response in Happy Jack and is located in Coconino County, Arizona in the heart of the Coconino National Forest, the largest continuous Ponderosa Pine forest in the world. At an elevation of 6,900 feet, we enjoy average snowfall of up to 120 inches between October and April with 15 inches of Spring & Summer rain. These conditions create a recreational paradise a mere 2 1/2 hours North of the metro Phoenix area.
We are a Public Safety Fire District supported by by taxes levied on property owners within the District at a current mill rate pf $2.11/$100 property value.
We hold CON 128, Certificate of Necessity, issued by the Arizona Department of Health authorizing the Blue Ridge Fire District the ability to provide Paramedic level EMS care and transport.
Currently, we operate from one station located at 5023 Enchanted Lane. Our fleet consists of 3 ALS ambulances, 1 Engine, 2 Tenders, 1 Rescue, 1 Brush Truck, 1 Patrol Squad, 1 Command vehicle and 1 Polaris UTV.
The District covers about 7.4 square miles for fire protection and approximately 180 square miles of forest and sub-divisions for EMS/Rescue response as well as about 75 miles of State and County highways.
Communities within the Blue Ridge Fire District are provided full services that include Fire, EMS, and Rescue response. Those communities include: Blue Ridge Estates, Clear Creek Pines units 8 & 9, Pine Canyon Estates, Starlight Pines, Tamarron Pines, Mogollon Ranch, Timber Ridge, Moqui Ranchettes & Starlight Pines Ranchettes
Communities not within the Blue Ridge Fire District but within our CON include: Clear Creek Pines units 1 through 7, other private properties and public lands. We provide EMS coverage to these areas. Out of District Response Policy, click this link.
We hope you find our web site informative and feel free to contact us for more information.