Columbia City Patch

Columbia City Fire Department

Columbia City is located 25 miles west of Fort Wayne along US-30 in Whitley County. This combination department provides Fire & Rescue protection to 8,000 residents and 10 square miles. ALS service is provided county-wide by Whitley County EMS based out of Parkview Whitley Hospital.

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Columbia City Fire Station - Main Street - Downtown
Columbia City Fire Station - Main Street - Downtown
Originally built in 1975, this building was rennovated and expanded in 2002.
 
Engine 31 - 1993 International/Pierce - 1250gpm/1000gal
Pump 101 - 2002 Crimson Fire Rescue Pumper - 1500gpm/500gal
Pump 101 is the first due apparatus for most incidents including auto extrications and medical assists.
 
Pump 101 - 2002 Crimson Fire Rescue Pumper - 1500gpm/500gal
Pump 101 - 2002 Crimson Fire Rescue Pumper - 1500gpm/500gal
At CCFD, 2 full-time personnel respond with the appropriate rig and volunteers respond to the scene as necessary.
 
Ladder 107 - 2000 Spartan/E-One 75' Rear-mount Ladder - 2000gpm/500gal

Ladder 107 - 2000 Spartan/E-One 75' Rear-mount Ladder - 2000gpm/500gal
Ladder 107 is the first due apparatus for fire calls. It serves as the department's primary aerial ladder.

 
Ladder 107 - 2000 Spartan/E-One 75' Rear-mount Ladder - 2000gpm/500gal
Ladder 107 - 2000 Spartan/E-One 75' Rear-mount Ladder - 2000gpm/500gal
 
Pump 102 - 1989 Ford C8000/KME Pumper - 1250gpm/750gal

Pump 102 - 1989 Ford C8000/KME Pumper - 1250gpm/750gal
Pump 102 is the second-out pumper and may also serve as the department's reserve engine during routine maintenance.

 
Pump 102 - 1989 Ford C8000/KME Pumper - 1250gpm/750gal.

Pump 102 - 1989 Ford C8000/KME Pumper - 1250gpm/750gal.

 

Not yet pictured: Dodge Grass Rig, 2001 Utility Truck

Columbia City Fire Department