West Metro Station 17

Station 17 – Prospect Valley

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Fire Station 2 located at 10901 W. 38th Ave. and is the former Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District (Colorado) Station 72.

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ENGINE 17

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(P60) 2009 Pierce Quantum (21475) with a 1250 gpm pump, 500 gallon water tank with 25 gallons of foam (FoamPro). Former Engine 1 and also ran as Engine 14.

MEDIC 17

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(A35) 2008 Chevy C4500 / Lifeline Highliner (249508)

BRUSH 17

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 (P50) 2001 Ford F-550 XL 4×4 / AlumLine with a skid-unit 125 gpm pump and 300 gallon water tank. Former Brush 13, Brush 4, and Brush 6.

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SWIFT WATER RESCUE 17

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(C-96) 2008 Ford F-350 4×4, former Bureau 7.

Station 17 Historical Photos

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Shown here at Station 17: P-21, P-22 & P-23, all three are twin 1991 KME Renegade 1250 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank. P-21 ran as Engine 1, Engine 5 and Engine 19 (Training), P-22 ran as Engine 2 and P-23 ran as Engine 6. All the KME’s ran as a reserves for many stations, P-22 was sold.

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RESERVE ENGINE 17

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1991 KME Renegade 1250 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank, also ran as Engine 1, Engine 5 & Engine 19 (Training).

ENGINE 17

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(P71) 2004 Spartan Gladiator / Darley (2502 / 3583) with a 1500 gpm pump (Darley) and 750-gallon water tank. Former Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District (Colorado) Engine 17.

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ENGINE 17

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(P70) 2004 Spartan Gladiator / Darley (2502 / 3583) with a 1500 gpm pump (Darley) and 750 gallon water tank, also ran as Engine 9 and Engine 11. Former Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District (Colorado).

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MEDIC 17

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(A35) 2008 Chevy C4500 4×4 / LifeLine Highliner (RMEV), also ran as Medic 4. Medic 17 was put into service in 2020 with Medic 9 from Station 10 with the growing number of COVID-19 cases in the district at Station 17 for a short time before being moved to Station 7. Became Medic 17 again as full time medical transport in August of 2022.

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Photo courtesy of West Metro Fire Rescue

Photo courtesy of West Metro Fire Rescue

SWIFT WATER RESCUE 17

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2008 Chevy Sierra HD 4×4 Crew Cab pick-up. Former Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District (Colorado) Battalion Chief 71, and became Wildland Deployment.

BRUSH 17

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(P68) 1999 Ford F-550 4×4 XLT Super Duty / Central States, also ran as Brush 6 for a short time before going out of service as a brush unit. Former Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District (Colorado). Became Rescue 14.

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