Fire Chief, Chuck Hubbard
Assistant Chief Ellen Taylor, Operations and Administration
Management Assistant, Tammy Jones
PERSONNEL:The Ann Arbor Fire Department is budgeted for 87 positions.
Station 1, 111 N. Fifth Avenue
1 95' Ladder Tower
1 Command Vehicle
Station 3, 2130 Jackson Avenue
Station 4, 2415 Huron Parkway
Station 5, 1946 Beal
1 75' Ladder, 1 Water/Ice Rescue Boat
Station 6, 1881 Briarwood Circle
1 Engine, 1 Haz Mat Unit
SPECIALIZED Equipment:Units for Special Operations:
MUSAR Strike Team
Hazardous Materials Team
STANDARD RESPONSE TO A REPORTED STRUCTURE FIRE:2 Engines, 1 Ladder, 1 Rescue Pumper,
1 Command Vehicle, 13 Personnel
SECOND ALARM RESPONSE:1 Engine, 1 Ladder, 6 Personnel
Safety Officer, Chief Officers
COLOR OF APPARATUS:Red with white striping, lettering
COMPANY STAFFING LEVELS:Engine Company - 3
Ladder Company - 3
Tower Company - 3
Heavy Rescue - 3
ASSIGNMENTS:All Companies have assigned an Officer, a Driver/Operator and a Firefighter.
WORK SCHEDULE FOR FIREFIGHTERS:Twenty-four hours on, Forty-eight hours off. A twenty- four hour shift runs from 7:00a.m. to 7:00a.m. Every tenth work day is a code day allowing a 50.4 hour work week.
TRAINING:The Training Division has one Training Officer and one AssistantTraining Officer and there are classrooms at three fire stations. Firefighters receive training in EMS, Firefighting, Haz-Mat and Special Operations. Training is scheduled every weekday morning and afternoons.
MAINTENANCE:The Maintenance Division has one Master Mechanic. This division is responsible for all Apparatus maintenance, station maintenance, pump testing, hose testing and SCBA (Self Contained Breathing Apparatus) repair.
ISO RATING: Class 4
Insurance Services Office
The ISO fire insurance ratings for a community is the foundation on which most insurers build their coverage program. The ratings are based on many factors, including the quality of the fire department, the water supply and hydrant locations, the city communication systems the building codes, and the building inspection programs.
The ISO ratings range from 1 to 10, 1 being perfect.