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FITCHBURG FIRE DEPARTMENT
FITCHBURG, MASSACHUSETTS

Population: 41,000 Area: 27.8 sq miles Ambulance Provider: FFD BLS/Medstar ALS
Call Volume: 8000 Dept Type: Full Time
# of Members: 77 Shift Rotation: 24s, 1-3 Shift Staffing: 17
Official WebsiteFrequency: 470.550
Fireground: 472.725
Dispatched by: FF in FAO at HQ
Apparatus Staffing:
HQ- LT/3 FF staffing E4, Capt/2 FFs staffing TL3, 2 FFs staffing R3, DC, and 1 FF in FAO
Station 1- LT/2 FF staffing E1
Station 2- LT/2 FF staffing E2
FIRE STATIONS
STATION
LOCATION
PHOTOS
Headquarters Station33 North Street (opened 11/1999)
Station 142 John Fitch HWY at Summer Street
Station 2231 Fairmount Street
FIRE SUPPRESSION/RESCUE
UNIT ID
SPECIFICATIONS
STA
PHOTOS
Engine 1 2016 KME Panther MFC 1500/750 1
Engine 22004 Pierce Enforcer 1500/750 2
Engine 31988 Mack/KME/Maxim 1500/1000
(refurb by Bulldog 2007, RSV)
HQ
Engine 4 2015 KME Panther MFC 1500/750 HQ
Engine 5 1997 Pierce Saber 1500/750 (exE4/exE1) HQ
Engine 62005 KME Predator 1250/2000 HQ
Engine 72005 Ford F450/CET 4x4 300/300/8F HQ
Tower Ladder 22003 Pierce Dash 85' Tower (exTL3) HQ
Tower Ladder 32011 KME Severe Service 102 RMA Tower HQ
Rescue 1 2016 Ferrara Cinder heavy rescue HQ
Rescue 2 2007 International/KME heavy rescue/SCUBA (ex Spec Ops)HQ
EMS UNITS
UNIT ID
SPECIFICATIONS
STA
PHOTOS
Rescue 3 2016 Ford F-550/AEV ambulance HQ
Rescue 4 2011 Ford F-450/Custom Works ambulance (ex R3)HQ
SUPPORT/COMMAND
UNIT ID
SPECIFICATIONS
STA
PHOTOS
Transport Bus2005 Ford mini-bus HQ
Chief 2013 FordHQ NO PHOTO
Deputy Chief 2014 Ford Interceptor SUV HQ
10-C9 2005 Chevy Tahoe 4X4 - Rsv Deputy Car (ex DC)HQ
10-M2 1999 Chevy Tahoe 4X4 - support vehicleHQ
M32005 Chevy Mechanic's truckHQ
K2 2013 Ford - Fire PreventionHQ
S1 2005 Ford - Fire Alarm Superintendent (exC1) HQ
Emergency Management 10-F1 Chevy Blazer 4X4 HQ
Emergency Management 10-F22012 Ford F-350/Brigham/Tempes 125,000 CFM Vent UnitHQ
Emergency Management 10-F31993 FordHQ
ADDITIONAL PHOTOS
RETIRED VEHICLES / FORMER STATIONS
DESCRIPTION
PHOTOS
Former HQ Station- Oliver Street
Former Fire Alarm-
Former Moran Square Station- Summer Street
Former Water Street Station - closed 1982
Former Westminster Street Station- closed 1967
Fitchburg, MA 1909 Knox Pumper
Fitchburg, MA 1912 American LaFrance
Fitchburg, MA 1919 Ladder Company
Fitchburg, MA 1938 Chevrolet
Fitchburg, MA 1940 Chevrolet
Fitchburg, MA 1942 Ford
Fitchburg, MA 1947 International Ladder
Fitchburg, MA 1950 Farrar
Fitchburg, MA 1950 Seagrave Ladder
Engine 3- 1967 FWD
Engine 1- 1973 Maxim/1972 Snorkel 1500/300/50' tsq
Engine 1- 1964 FWD/Farrar 1250/600
Engine 1/Engine 5- 1991 KME Rennegade 1500/750
Engine 2- 1964 FWD/Farrar 1250/
Engine 2- 1982 Mack 1500/1000
Engine 2 / Engine 6- 1982 Mack 1500/1000 (retired 2015, traded in to KME dealer)
Engine 3- Mack CF 1500/500
Engine 4- 1973 Maxim Squirt 1500/300
Engine 5- 1973 Maxim 1500/500
Engine 6- 1978 Mack 1500/1000
Hose 2- 1876 horse drawn
Hose 2- 1918 Netco
Ladder 1- 1925 Seagrave 75'
Ladder 1- 1977 Seagrave 100 RMA (exL3, sold to Townsend)
Ladder 2- 1980 Maxim 90 RMA refurbished by E.J. Murphy in 1997 RSV
Ladder 2- 1980 Maxim 100' RMA
Ladder 3- 1950 Seagrave
Ladder 3- Seagrave 100' RMA
SCUBA 1- 1981 GMC Utility (ex Salvage Unit)
Ambulance 1- 1985 GMC/Horton
Rescue 3- Ford
Rescue 3- 2007 Ford ambulance
Chief- 1915 Cadillac
K2- 1999 Chevy Blazer
Emergency Management 10-F2- 1989/2004 Ford Utility



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