New Location Advantages

Advantages of new Fire Station #5 location

  • Faster emergency response to more residents
  • CCFR owned land
  • Moves the station closer to where more emergency calls originate
    • Current station location (Ehlmann Rd.) 483 calls within the 4-minute response area.
    • New station location (Harry S. Truman Blvd.) 753 calls within the 4-minute response area.
  • Increased coverage area
  • Room to grow with the community
  • Updated house will have room for updated equipment
  • More efficient response, with appropriate equipment, to emergencies in the Hwy. 370 and Hwy. 70 areas
  • Allows for NFPA recommended four firefighters

 

Learn about the current and new CCFR Fire Station #5: