“Notice of Regular Meeting Time Change.”

The December meeting has been changed from December 23 to December 16



Welcome To The

Sonoita-Elgin Fire District


Sonoita-Elgin Fire District, a dynamic combination department in SE Arizona, invites applications from internal and external candidates for the following position-

Board Member

The Sonoita – Elgin Fire District is seeking a community-minded individual to fill a current vacancy on their five-member board. This term expires November 30, 2024 This is a voluntary position. Board members must be registered voters and reside within the Sonoita-Elgin Fire District boundaries for a minimum of 12 months prior to the appointment. Regular board meetings are generally held monthly on the fourth Monday at 9:00 a.m. at the Fire House.

Please come by the district office at 3173 HWY 83 between 9-4 and pickup an application by 31 December, 2020.

Applications need to be back to the district no later than 4pm on January 8, 2021.

The Board will review all applications and hold Candidate interviews on February 1, 2021 at 9am. After the interview process, the Board will make their selection and have the Fire Chief notify the selected candidate. The selected applicant will be administered their Oath of Office during the week of February 8-12 and take their position on the Board at the regularly scheduled Board meeting on 22, 2021.


Mailing Address:
Sonoita-Elgin Fire District
PO Box 322
Sonoita, AZ 85637

For more information regarding Roles & Responsibilities, please check out the “Information Section.”

On the righthand side in the red box is a list of documents a Board member should read.

Please fill out, sign and return it to our Administrative Office by mail, fax, email or simply bring it by during business hours.

“Welcome to the Sonoita-Elgin Fire District “Opportunities” page. As Chief of SEFD, I am committed to providing the most effective and efficient fire, rescue, and EMS service for our community. Participation in our organization will bring personal rewards and provide you with a tremendous sense of accomplishment, and pride for a job well done. You’ll become part of a valuable service that has the potential to touch us all. However, service requires a serious commitment. Your decision to join our organization should not be made in haste.”

Joseph M. De Wolf