Fire & Rescue Services

Fire and Rescue Services

The firefighters, captains, and command officers of the Maryland Heights Fire District are always ready to respond for any emergency; fire, hazardous materials, entrapment, collapsed structures, gas leaks, vehicle accidents, and any other incident threatening life or property. The rapid response of our highly trained personnel with state-of-the-art equipment provides effective mitigation of any hazard.

Fire Apparatus

Rescue Pumper 4414

4414 is a 2011 Rosenbauer with a Spartan cab and chassis. It is equipped with 725 gallons of water on board for firefighting, and carries a full complement of rescue equipment from high angle to extrication and other technical rescue equipment.

Rescue Ladder 4425

4425 is a 2018 one hundred and nine foot ladder used to perform rescues, as a work platform for firefighters, or as a water tower. The truck carries 600 gallons of water on board for firefighting and is equipped with a compressed air foam system and other state of the art rescue equipment.

Reserve Engine 4490

4490 is a 2001 Precision with a Spartan cab and chassis. It is equipped with 725 gallons of water on board for firefighting.

All-Terrain Vehicle 4428

4428 is a 2014 Polaris 6×6 Ranger that was purchased through the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation Grant Program. It is equipped with a small firefighting pump and hose and other equipment for wild land firefighting. 4428 also has capabilities for patient transport from inaccessible areas such as many locations throughout Creve Coeur Park.

Rescue Watercraft 4429

4429 is a 2014 high pressure quick fill inflatable 430 RS Rescue Boat that was purchased through the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation Grant Program. It is equipped with an Evinrude 40HP E-Tec Rescue Pump Jet and a 500 Series Trailer. It carries small rescue and EMS equipment and allows the District access to conduct rescue and emergency medical operations on Creve Coeur Lake.