Arvada Station 2

Station  2 – Arvada / Wheat Ridge

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Fire Station 2 (Station 52) is located at 5250 Oak Street and was dedicated in 2011. Station 52 protects the southwest area of Arvada and northwest Wheat Ridge. Station 2 covers several commercial and hotels, manufacturing buildings, railroad, Gold Line light rail line & station, and the I-70 corridor. Station 2 is home to the Swift Water / Ice Rescue & Water Rescue Team.

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Rick Luebke Photo ©

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RESCUE 52

Charles Broshous Photo ©

(R-0001) 2015 Pierce Velocity Non-Walk-In Rescue (27880) with 1500 gpm pump (Pierce PUC), 400 gallon water tank, and 20 gallon foam cell (Husky 12). Former Rescue 54.

Charles Broshous Photo ©

Charles Broshous Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Charles Broshous Photo ©

MEDIC 52

Rick Luebke Photo ©

(A-0011) 2019 Ford F-450 4×4 / LifeLine Superliner (465919) 167″ Module.

Keith Kahler Photo ©

ARGO RESCUE

Rick Luebke Photo ©

(T-0004) 2002 Argo Conquest 8 (8×8) Amphibious off-road rescue vehicle.

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Rick Luebke Photo ©

WATER RESCUE TRAILER

Keith Kahler Photo ©

(T-0014) 2019 RM Manufacturing EC 7 16TA.

The Argo Rescue and Raft 52 are located inside the trailer.

Keith Kahler Photo ©

Keith Kahler Photo ©

FIREHOUSE DOG “Molly”

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Station 52 mascot “Molly” the “Firehouse Dog”.

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Rick Luebke Photo ©

WAGON 52

Tim McChesney Photo ©

Red Flyer Wagon, refurbished by Station 52 B-Shift, will serve the Community Risk Reduction Team.

Tim McChesney Photo ©

Tim McChesney Photo ©

Tim McChesney Photo ©

Tim McChesney Photo ©

Station 2 Historical Photos

Station 2

Photo courtesy Arvada Fire Protection District

Fire Station 2 was located at 12195 W. 52nd Ave. Dedicated in 1958, and replaced in 2011 at the new location on Oak St. The site was purchased by the district on October 22nd, 1956, a remodel was done in 1965.

Michael Block Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Station 2 is still owned by the district and serves as a storage-air station, this photo was was taken in 2004.

ENGINE 211

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

1976 Seagrave (PB-24068 / E-73468) with 1250 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank. Also ran as Pumper 2.

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

Shown here running as Pumper 2.

Rick Davis Photo ©

SQUAD 2

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

1976 Ford F600 4×4 / E-One with 400 gpm pump and 250 gallon water tank.

PUMPER No. 2

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1995 Pierce Dash with 1250 gpm pump (Waterous), 500 gallon water tank, and 20 gallon foam cell (FoamPro). Also ran as Pumper 3, Engine 3, and Engine 2.

PUMPER 2

Michael Block Photo ©

1993 Pierce Dash with 1250 gpm pump, 500 gallon water tank, and 20 gallon foam cell (FoamPro). Also ran as Engine 2.

SQUAD 2

Michael Block Photo ©

Dodge Ram 3500 4×4 / SVI. Also ran as Scat 8 and Safety 53.

ENGINE 2

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2003 American LaFrance Eagle with 1500 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank.

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Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Station 2

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Fire Station 2 shown here in 2011.

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Shown here in 2018.

Keith Kahler Photo ©

Shown here in 2020.

9/11 MEMORIAL

Rick Luebke Photo ©

World Trade Center-WTC 9/11 Twin Tower I-Beam Memorial “Never Forget”.  The memorial is was redone with new concrete, a Maltese Cross, and new flag poles in 2019.

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Rick Luebke Photo ©

RAFT 52

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Rick Luebke Photo ©

MEDIC 52

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(A-0005) 2012 Ford F-450 4×4 XLT Super Duty / MedTec. Also ran as Medic 56.

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Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

ENGINE 52

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(E-0012) 2013 Pierce Saber with 1500 gpm pump and 750 gallon water tank. Became Engine 57.

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Rick Luebke Photo ©

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Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Shown here with Raft 52 & the Argo.

RESCUE 52

Rick Luebke Photo ©

(R-0001) 2015 Pierce Velocity Non-Walk-In Rescue (27880) with 1500 gpm pump (Pierce PUC), 400 gallon water tank, and 20 gallon foam cell (Husky 12). Former Rescue 54. Shown here without the “Station 2 Water Rescue” logo.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

WATER RESCUE TRAILER

Rick Luebke Photo ©

The Argo Rescue and Raft 52 are located inside the trailer. Shown here without the department graphics.

MEDIC 52

Keith Kahler Photo ©

(A-0011) 2019 Ford F-450 4×4 / LifeLine Superliner (465919) 167″ Module. Pictured prior to rebranding.

Keith Kahler Photo ©

Keith Kahler Photo ©