Foothills Station 5

Station 5 – Mount Vernon

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Fire Station 5 is located at the Mount Vernon Country Club, the space loaned by Mount Vernon Metro District. The station consists of two bays and storage within Mount Vernon’s maintenance building, and is the former Mount Vernon Fire Protection District Fire Station.

ENGINE 534

Photo courtesy of Foothills Fire Protection District

1986 International S1800 4×4 / General Safety (8190W) 1000 gpm pump and 550 gallon tank with foam, former Engine 4 and Lookout Mountain Fire Protection District Engine 31.

BRUSH 552

Photo courtesy of Foothills Fire Protection District

Ford 4×4.

BRUSH 555

Rick Luebke Photo ©

1970 AM General 2 1/2 Ton Type 6 6×6 125 gpm pump and 1000 gallon water tank with foam (DFPC – Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control / Colorado Department of Public Safety).

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Historical Photos

WILDLAND 1

Rick Luebke Photo ©

1969 AM General 2 1/2 Ton Type 6 6×6 125 gpm pump and 1000 gallon water tank with foam (Colorado State Forest Service), also ran as Wildland Engine 571 and currently running as Brush 555.

ENGINE 4

Dennis Maag Photo ©

1986 International S1800 4×4 / General Safety (8190W) 1000 gpm pump and 550 gallon tank with foam, also ran as Engine 534 and Lookout Mountain Fire Protection District Engine 31.