The Aurora Firefighters Protective Association strives for the finest employees, the safest work conditions and first-rate policies; continuously training for the worst, to bring you our best…and bravest!

  • Honor and Pride

    Honor and Pride

    The Aurora Fire Fighters Protective Association is a non-profit organization focused on promoting and protecting the interests of all Local 1290 members.
  • Protecting Life and Property

    Protecting Life and Property

    We accept all our responsibilities with great pride and professionalism
  • Serving The Community

    Serving The Community

    All members of Local 1290 are dedicated to protecting the rights of Fire Fighters and providing quality service to the citizens of Aurora.
  • Honor and Pride
  • Protecting Life and Property
  • Serving The Community

Who We Are

Who We Are

About Us

The Aurora Fire Fighters Protective Association began on November 20, 1957 when the International Association of Fire Fighters...

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Charities & Events

Charities & Events

Every year the Aurora Firefighters Local 1290 of Colorado donates time and money to numerous charities, groups and organizations...

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Advancing Your Local

Advancing Your Local

The Members of the Aurora Firefighters Local 1290 are committed to protecting those who protect our community.

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Latest News

09 December 2018
We're deeply sorry to inform you all of the death of Retired Fire Lt. Bob Kern. Bob also served in the Army prior to serving the citizens of Aurora for 25 years.  After a very extended battle with cancer, Bob was not able to escape damage he suffered from his recent stroke. He will be dearly missed.  All family needs are currently being met and we will inform you when memorial/funeral arrangements are made.  Sincerely,  Local 1290
28 November 2018
Aurora Firefighters and Santa will be leading the charge again at the 33rd Annual Children's Hospital Toy Run benefitting Children's Hospital Colorado. All participants must be pre-registered PRIOR to park entry. Park opens at 8:30 am, all bikes in by 10 am. Ride leaves Sports Park at 11 am SHARP! ENTRY FEE is a NEW unwrapped toy. Pre-register at any Metro Denver Harley-Davidson Dealership starting in November.  BikerDown.org  will be providing the breakfast burritos and hot coffee/chocolate for the event with the proceeds going to Children's Hospital. Please support this great event...

Big John Restoration Updates

03 December 2018
Big John is our 1955 Seagrave Fire Pumper. He was given this affectionate name after Firefighters quickly recognized how big and beefy he was. Aurora Volunteer Fire Department transitioned to a fully paid, full-service department in 1957. Big John wa...

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