South Adams County Station 23

Station 23 – Commerce City

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Fire Station 23 is located at 6550 E. 72nd Ave and was built in 1978. Former Northglenn Ambulance/South Adams County Paramedics Station 23 until early 2022. 

ENGINE 23

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(10022) 2009 Pierce Arrow XT (21731-01) with a 1,500 GPM Waterous pump, 500-gallon water tank, and 30-gallon foam cell, former Engine 22 and Engine 21.

AMBULANCE 23

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2016 Ram 4500 / Lifeline Paraliner

Operated under a contract with Platte Valley Ambulance Service and  South Adams County Fire Department.

BRUSH 23

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(26668) 2019 Ford F-550 4×4 / BFX Attack One – Composite Body (19-67235) with a 100 GPM Waterax BB-4 pump, 314-gallon water tank, and 12-gallon foam cell. Former Brush 24.

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SQUAD 23

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(25101) 2018 Ford F-550 XLT 4×4 / BFX (18-66764) Sentinel All-Risk with a 66 GPM WaterAx pump and 300-gallon water tank. Former Squad 22 and Squad 24.

The Squad is staffed by two firefighters who respond in place of suppression apparatus to reduce wear and tear, along with unwarranted responses, keeping them in service for fire calls.

Squad 22 was relocated from Station 22 with the addition of Truck 22/Engine 21 to the staffed run-cards.

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Station 23 Historical Photos

Station 23

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Fire Station 23 is located at 6550 E. 72nd Ave and was built in 1978.

PUMPER 207

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(Pumper 7) 1968 Mack CF (CF611F10-1026) 1000 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank.

TANKER 209

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(Tanker 9) 1953 GMC (XM211) 500 gpm pump and 1200 gallon water tank.

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ATTACK 23

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1976 Dodge 300 4×4 / Pierce 300 gpm pump and 200 gallon water tank.

HAMER 23

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(00221) 1992 GMC 7000 / Forward, also ran as Hamer 27, and became HazMat 7.  Part of the Adams and Jeffco Hazardous Response Authority.

SQURT 23

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1977 Mack CF (CF685F15-1187) Snorkel 50′ 1500 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank, also ran as Aerial Pumper 210.

ENGINE 23

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1997 HME 1871-SFO / Smeal 1500 gpm pump and 750 gallon water tank. Former Engine 26.

ENGINE 23

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2009 Pierce Arrow XT 1500 gpm pump, 500 gallon water tank with foam.

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RESCUE 23

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(56995) 2007 Spartan MetroStar FF / SVI (596) Heavy Rescue. Became Rescue 24.

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Rick Luebke Photo ©

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ATTACK 23

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2002 Chevy Silverado 3500 4×4.

RESCUE 23

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2005 Spartan / SuperVac, shown here with the older logo and graphics.

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AMBULANCE 203

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(A1015) 2015 Ford E-450 / Wheeled Coach

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ENGINE 21

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(10022) 2009 Pierce Arrow XT (21731-01) with a 1,500 GPM Waterous pump, 500-gallon water tank, and 30-gallon foam cell, former Engine 22 and was reassigned as Engine 23.