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

17 July 2019
After more than a decade of work by the IAFF, Locals 854 and 94 in New York City and many others to finally get The Never Forget The Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of The September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act passed in the U.S. House of Representatives, Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) has placed a hold on the bill, preventing it from advancing to the floor of the Senate for a vote and further delaying the help that 9/11 responders need and deserve. The U.S House passed the bill last week by an overwhelming bipartisan vote of 402-12. Call Senator Lee'...
14 July 2019
Members, retirees, friends and family, While we have our Annual Big John Ale Tapping coming up July 27th at Dry Dock - North Dock benefitting our antique apparatus (Big John) restoration, we are also looking ahead to our annual golf outing on August 27th .  The Kenny White Memorial will be held at Saddle Rock Golf Course in Aurora.   DON'T WAIT!   REGISTER OR BECOME A SPONSOR TODAY by clicking here .  We would like to thank HealthONE for, once again, teeing off as our Platinum Sponsor. H&E / E-ONE equipment knocked down an eagle (2 under par) as our Gold Spons...

Big John Restoration Updates

01 July 2019
Members, retirees, friends and family, Congratulations to Aurora Fire Fighter Medic Dan Garrett on his winning brew,  a watermelon cream ale nicknamed, Wondermelon.  We are really excited to tap into this! Please come join us Saturday July ...
28 May 2019
Big John Ale winner reveal & tasting tonight. Sorry for the late notice folks...I thought this went out yesterday. Attention beer lovers,  Join us at 6:00 pm tonight, May 28th as we announce the winner of this year's Big John Ale at South Do...

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Aurora, CO 80012

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