Fire Station 1 (main station) is downtown with five bays housing two engines, one squad and two advanced life support ambulances.
The manning for this station is by career staff working 24 hours shifts 365 days a year. We are required to have a minimum of two people staffing at all times. There are approximately 35 volunteers; these volunteers are responsible for responding to as many calls as they can when they are available. The department employs:
Senior Office Assistant
Members of the department have training in any of the following:
Firefighter I or II
EMT (Emergency Medical Technician) I, II, or III
Fire Station 3
Fire Station 3 is approximately seven miles from the downtown area with an engine and one tanker. The station is manned by volunteers who respond from home to pick up apparatus for fire calls.
Fire Station 4
Fire Station 4 is approximately 14 miles from the downtown area. Station 4 has one engine, one tanker and an ALS (Advanced Life Support) ambulance. This station is also manned by volunteers.