Aurora Station 5

Station 5 – Laredo Highland

Charles Broshous Photo ©

(Battalion 1) Fire Station 5 is located at 1141 N. Laredo St. and opened in 2020. 

Charles Broshous Photo ©

BATTALION CHIEF 1

Charles Broshous Photo ©

(00122) 2020 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD.

ENGINE 5

Ethan Dunlop Photo ©

(90205) 2019 E-One Cyclone (141947) 1500 gpm pump (Hale Qmax), 490 gallon water tank, with 40 gallon Class A foam cell (FoamPro 2002). Former Engine 8.

Ethan Dunlop Photo ©

Charles Broshous Photo ©

LADDER 5

Antonio Archuleta Photo ©

(90153) 2019 E-One Cyclone X (141944) with a CR100′ rear-mount aerial ladder. Former Ladder 8.

Charles Broshous Photo ©

HEAVY RESCUE 5

Ethan Dunlop Photo ©

(00110) 2020 E-One Cyclone (142643) Walk-Around Heavy Rescue. In-service on March 9th, 2021.

Ethan Dunlop Photo ©

Ethan Dunlop Photo ©

Ethan Dunlop Photo ©

Ethan Dunlop Photo ©

SHORE 5

Nate Siebert Photo ©

(50130) 1995 International 4500 / E-One Walk-Around Medium-Duty Rescue and tows the Trench Rescue & Structural Collapse Trailer. Former Shore 8.

Nate Siebert Photo ©

Ethan Dunlop Photo ©

TRENCH RESCUE COLLAPSE TRAILER

Rick Luebke Photo ©

(40886) 2004 Haulmark. Former Collapse 8.

Nate Siebert Photo ©

Station 5 Historical Photos

Station 5

Duane Troxel Photo ©

Fire Station 5 located at 1331 Airport Blvd. Built in 1969, shown here in 1974 and rebuilt at 1141 Laredo St. in 2020.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Shown here in 2011.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

ENGINE 5

Duane Troxel Photo ©

1955 Seagrave with 1000 gpm pump and 150 gallon water tank.

TRUCK No. 5

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

1962 Seagrave (900KA / N-1335) 85′ mid-mount aerial ladder.

TANKER 5

Duane Troxel Photo ©

1969 International with 500 gpm pump and 1100 gallon water tank.

TRUCK 5

Rick Davis Photo ©

1972 Mack CF / Pirsch 100′ rear-mount aerial ladder.

ENGINE No. 5

Rick Davis Photo ©

1974 Mack CF with 1250 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank.

TRUCK 5

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

1977 Seagrave (SR-20768 / H-75196) 100′ rear-mount aerial ladder.

ENGINE No. 5

Rick Davis Photo ©

1979 Seagrave with 1250 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank.

ENGINE No. 5

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

(140) 1983 Sutphen Deluge (HS-1751) with 1500 gpm pump 500 gallon water tank.

ENGINE 5

Rick Davis Photo ©

1991 E-One Hush with 1500 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank.

TANKER 5

Rick Davis Photo ©

(60147) 1996 International 4900 / E-One with 1500 gpm pump and 1500 gallon water tank.  Became Tender 5 and then Tender 13.

ENGINE 5

Rick Davis Photo ©

E-One Hush.

ENGINE 5

Rick Luebke Photo ©

2001 E-One Cyclone with 1500 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank.

BRUSH 5

Eric Hurst Photo ©

(1137) GMC 3500 / 1999 E-One American Eagle / Superior Jack Rabbit (122727) with 250 gpm pump, 300 gallon water tank, and foam cell. Became Brush 8.

ENGINE 5

Rick Luebke Photo ©

(50111) 2015 E-One Cyclone II 139463) with 1500 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank. Became Engine 8.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

ENGINE 5

Charles Broshous Photo ©

2019 E-One Cyclone II (141947) with 1500 gpm pump (Hale Qmax), 490 gallon water tank, and 40 gallon Class A foam cell (FoamPro 2002). Former Engine 8 and shown here with 8 in the grill.

Charles Broshous Photo ©

Shown here with the older “Paramedic” graphic in white.

LADDER 5

Charles Broshous Photo ©

(90153) 2019 E-One Cyclone II CR 100 (141946) 100′ rear-mount aerial ladder. Former Ladder 8 and shown here with 8 in the grill.

HEAVY RESCUE 5

Charles Broshous Photo ©

1993 E-One Hush. Former Heavy Rescue 8.