Brighton Station 51

Station 51 – Brighton

Keith Kahler Photo ©

Fire Station 51 is located at 425 S. Main St. and was built in 1983 with a  refurbishment in 2020.

Keith Kahler Photo ©

ENGINE 51

Charles Broshous Photo ©

(E007) 2019 Pierce Enforcer (32784) with a 1,500 GPM pump, 750-gallon water tank, and 30-gallon foam cell foam (Husky), former Engine 53, Engine 51, and Engine 52.

TOWER 51

Photo courtesy of Erik Marquez

(A002) 2011 Pierce Velocity (23784) with a SkyArm 105′ rear-mount aerial platform, 2,000 GPM pump (Waterous), 300-gallon tank, and 30-gallon foam cell (Husky). Former Tower 55.

Photo courtesy of Erik Marquez

Photo courtesy of Erik Marquez

SQUAD 51

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Chevy C5500 4×4 / McCoy Miller Commander

AMBULANCE 51

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(19) 2021 Ram 4500 4×2 / Lifeline Paraliner (490722).

Operated under a contract with Platte Valley Ambulance Service and Brighton Fire Rescue;

BRUSH 51

Antonio Archuleta Photo ©

(B004) 2017 Ram 5500 4×4 / BFX Attack One Metal Body (17-22855-4) with a 100 GPM WaterAx BB-44 Fire Pump, 300-gallon water tank, and a 12-gallon foam cell. Former  Brush 54 and Squad 51.

Antonio Archuleta Photo ©

Station 51 Historical Photos

Station 1

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Fire Station 1 at the current location on S. Main St.

Michael Block Photo ©

ENGINE 501

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

1980 Pierce / Duplex 1250 gpm pump and 1000 gallon water tank, and refurbished in 1992 by SVI.

TRUCK 500

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

1981 Duplex D300 / Pierce (0864) / LTI 55′ rear-mount aerial 1250 gpm pump and 300 gallon water tank, also ran as Truck 52.

RESCUE 505

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

1977 GMC 6500 4×4 / E-One.

TANKER 509

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

1979 Ford L9000 3000 gallon water tank, also ran as Tanker 51, Tanker 53 and became Bennett Fire Department (Colorado) Tanker 710.

Michael Block Photo ©

Shown here running as Tanker 51.

SUPPORT 51

Michael Block Photo ©

1990 GMC TopKick 4×4, also ran as Rescue 52.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

ATTACK 51

Rick Luebke Photo ©

GMC Sierra 3500 4×4 / Becker, also ran as Attack 53, and shown here towing Boat 53.

ATTACK 51

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Ford F-550 4×4 XL Super Duty 250 gpm pump, 450 gallon water tank with 15 gallons of foam, front bumper mounted turret. Also ran as Brush 54.

Michael Block Photo ©

ENGINE 51

Michael Block Photo ©

1997 HME Centurion / Smeal 1500 gpm pump and 1000 gallon water tank, also ran as Engine 53 and Engine 55.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

ENGINE 51

Charles Broshous Photo ©

(1-07-1) 2008 Spartan Gladiator / Smeal 1500 gpm pump, 1000 gallon water tank with 30 gallons of foam (Husky), former Engine 53 and shown here with the older graphics “Greater Brighton Fire Rescue”.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Shown here with updated graphics.

Keith Kahler Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

TRUCK 51

Matt Goldberg Photo ©

2003 Spartan Gladiator / Smeal 75′ rear-mount aerial ladder 1500 gpm pump, 500 gallon water tank with 30 gallons of foam, refurbished in 2013 by SVI and was reassigned to Truck 53.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo © 

TOWER 51

Rick Luebke Photo ©

(4-10-4) 2011 Pierce Velocity 105′ rear-mount aerial platform 2000 gpm pump, 300 gallon tank with 30 gallons of foam, shown here with the older graphics “Greater Brighton Fire Rescue”.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

AMBULANCE 59

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(8) 2014 Ram 4500 SLT 4×4 / Lifeline Paraliner

BRUSH 51

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2000 Ford F-550 4×4 Super Duty.

SQUAD 51

Antonio Archuleta Photo ©

(B004) 2017 Ram 5500 4×4 / BFX Attack One Metal Body (17-22855-4) with a 100 GPM Waterax BB-44 Fire Pump, 300-gallon water tank, and 12-gallon foam cell. Squad 51 was utilized as an all-hazards response unit to reduce wear and tear on the front-line apparatus, typically running medicals to keep first-due suppression units in service. Former Brush 54 and was reassigned as Brush 51.

Antonio Archuleta Photo ©

TOWER 51

Rick Luebke Photo ©

(A002) 2011 Pierce Velocity (23784) with a SkyArm 105′ rear-mount aerial platform, 2000 GPM pump (Waterous), 300-gallon tank, and 30 gallons of foam (Husky). Reassigned as Tower 55 for a short time before going back to Tower 51.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

AMBULANCE 51

Rick Luebke Photo ©

(12) 2016 Ram 4500 / Lifeline Paraliner

Rick Luebke Photo ©