Challenges - Central County Fire & Rescue


ccfr station 5
Fire Station #5 • 2934 Ehlmann Rd.
Built 1976 • Renovated 1998 & 2013

Current Fire Station #5 Challenges

  • Does not meet the needs of today’s equipment
  • House is too small to house up-to-date rescue equipment
  • Less than a 28-inch clearance between wall and truck in many cases
  • Does not allow the door of the fire truck to be fully opened
  • Ceilings are too low for modern fire trucks
  • Can only house three firefighters
  • Land owned by Missouri American Water Company
  • Aging building has a history of mold



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