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SOMERVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENT
SOMERVILLE, MASSACHUSETTS

Population: 79,000 Area: 4.2 Sq Miles Ambulance Provider: Cataldo Ambulance
Call Volume: 13,688 Dept Type: Full Time
# of Members: 152 Shift Rotation: 24s Shift Staffing: 26
Official Website - Local 76's WebsiteFrequency: 483.3875/483.2625 dispatched by Fire Alarm Operators out of Fire HQ
Apparatus Manning: 1 Deputy in C2 at HQ, 1 District Chief in C3 at Sta 7, and all fire companies staffed with 1 officer and 2 firefighters.
FIRE STATIONS
STATION
LOCATION
PHOTOS
Headquarters Station266 Broadway
Station 3 255 Somerville Avenue
E3 running out of HQ due to building problems
Station 4651 Somerville Avenue
Station 62 Newbury Street
Station 7265 Highland Avenue
FIRE SUPPRESSION/RESCUE
UNIT ID
SPECIFICATIONS
STA
PHOTOS
Engine 12009 Pierce Saber 1250/500/30 foam 4
Engine 2 2002 Pierce Enforcer 1250/500
(new LED lights added late 2013)
1
Engine 32002 Pierce Enforcer 1250/500 3
Engine 41999 Pierce Saber 1250/500 (rsv/exE6)3
Engine 5 1996 Pierce Saber 1250/500 (rsv/exE7)3
Engine 6 2015 Pierce Saber 1250/500/30F 6
Engine 7 2015 Pierce Saber 1250/500/30F 7
Ladder 2 2007 Seagrave Marauder II 100' TDA
(aerial repainted in 2014)
1
Ladder 3 2015 Pierce Arrow XT 100' TDA 6
Ladder 4 1995 Pierce Arrow 100 RMA (rsv/exL3) 3
Tower 1 2013 Pierce Arrow XT 95' tower 4
Rescue 12010 Pierce Impel heavy rescue 1

SUPPORT/COMMAND/MARINE
UNIT ID
SPECIFICATIONS
STA
PHOTOS
Car 12010 Toyota Hylander Hybrid - Chief1
Car 22008 Chevy Suburban - Deputy Chief1
Car 32010 Chevy Tahoe - District Chief7
Car 42002 Chevy Tahoe - Spare1
Car 5 2013 Totota Hylander - Operations Chief 1
Car 62010 Toyota Prius hybrid - Training Division1
M-12008 Chevy 2500HD - Maintenance Division 1
K-12012 Toyota Prius hybrid - Fire Prevention 1
K-2Chevy Malibu Fire Prevention 1
K-32008 Toyota Pruis Fire Prevention 1
K-42008 Toyota Prius hybrid - Fire Prevention 1
K-5 Ford E-350 converted ambulance - Fire Investigation 1
K-62008 Toyota Prius hybrid - Fire Prevention 1NO PHOTO
K-72008 Toyota Prius hybrid - Fire Prevention 1
K-122010 Toyota Prius hybrid - Homeland Security 1
Emergency Management 2015 Ford F-250 1
Rescue Company 2nd Piece 1995 International/E-One rescue (ex Malden)
(being refurbished, not in svc as of August 2015)
1 NO PHOTO
Special OperationsChevy Van1
Marine Unit 1 19.5' Sea Fox 1
Marine Unit 2Boat 3
RETIRED VEHICLES / FORMER STATIONS
DESCRIPTION
PHOTOS
Union Square Fire Station (E3, L1)
Broadway Station at Cross Street (E2, L2)
Engine 1-
Engine 1- 1974 Maxim 1250/500
Engine 1- 1989 Pierce Lance 1250/500/50 foam
Engine 2- 1965 Pirsch 1000/200
Engine 2- 1974 Maxim 1250/500
Engine 2- 1989 Pierce Lance 1500/750
Engine 2/Engine 4- 1990 Pierce Arrow 1500/500 (retired 2015)
Engine 3- 1951 American LaFrance 1000 GPM
Engine 3- 1965 International/Pirsch 300/300
Engine 3- 1976 Maxim 1250/500
Engine 3- 1972 Mack CF 1000/500
Engine 3/Engine 5- 1989 Pierce Lance 1250/500 (retired 2015)
Engine 4- 1980 Spartan/1988 Pierce 1500/300
Engine 4- 1976 Maxim 1250/500
Engine 5- 1954 American LaFrance 1000/150
Engine 6- Seagrave 1000 gallon
Engine 6- 1976 Maxim S 1250/500
Engine 6- 1972 Mack CF 1000/500
Engine 6- 1988 Pierce Lance
(involved in accident in late 80's with Maxim E4.
would be repaired and return to duety as E3)
Engine 7- Diamond REO Hose Wagon
Engine 7- 1975 Mack CF 1000/500
Engine 7- 1973 Maxim S 1250/500
Spare Engine- 1975 Maxim/1984 Greenwood 1000/500 (purch from Swampscott)
Ladder 1- 1954 Pirsch 100' TDA
Ladder 2- 1912 Robinson City Service
Ladder 2/Ladder 4- 1974 Seagrave/1986 E.J. Murphy 100' RMA
Ladder 2/Ladder 3- 1976 Maxim S 100' TDA
Ladder 2/Ladder 4- 1989 Pierce Lance 105’ TDA (retired 2015)
Ladder 4- 1988 Pierce Tractor/1976 Maxim 100 TDA
Spare Ladder- American LaFrance 100' TDA
Tower 1- 1972 Mack CF/Aerialscope 75' (ex FDNY L44)
Tower 1- 1994 Pierce Arrow 100’ Tower
Air Supply Unit- 1978 Dodge
Haz/Mat
District Chief
District Chief



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