FAQ's

Below are some common questions about the Ketchum Rural Fire Protection District and Ketchum Rural Fire Department.  If you have questions, please submit them to ketchumruralfire@gmail.com

Frequently asked questions

What is Ketchum Rural Fire Protection District?


The Ketchum Rural Fire Proection District extends from north of Hailey to just south of Ketchum and then north of Ketchum to just south of Stanley. We respond as mutual aid to districts round our locations.




What area does Ketchum Rural Fire Protection District encompass?


Answer being formulated....stay tuned.




What is my tax rate for Ketchum Rural Fire Protection District?


Answer being formulated....stay tuned.




If I have an emergency, who responds?


Depending on the type of emergency, you will have responders from Ketchum Rural Fire Stations at Greenhorn and Griffin Butte, Sun Valley Fire. Strong auto aid and mutal aid agreements ensures that larger instances will be responded to by other departments in the valley.




Do I have to shovel out my fire hydrant during the winter / cut the grass around the hydrant during the summer?


Yes please. For more information on hydrants, please see the Public Education page on this website.