Depending on the equipment available, personnel from Engine 83 may respond as a fourth medic unit using Medic 86 or as Ladder 83. When this happens, Engine 83 is not in-service due to the lack of personnel. When platoon strength is at 21 Medic 86 is staffed as a front line medic unit, this fourth unit being available approximately 180 days of 365 days per year.
Fire Administration, Training and Prevention offices are all located here. It is also at headquarters that the majority of training is conducted due to its centralized location.
Fire Headquarters is located at Roosevelt Blvd. and Wicoff St. and houses Medic 83, Engine 83, Battalion 80, a reserve engine, and a reserve Medic.
Medic 83 is staffed with 2 paramedics, Engine 83 is staffed with 3 personnel and Medic 86 is staffed with 2 paramedics when platoon strength is at 21.
Station 81 houses Medic 81, Engine 81 and the Hazardous Material Response vehicles (Hazmat 80 & 81) are also kept here.
Medic 81 is staffed with 2 paramedics and Engine 81 is staffed with 3 personnel.
Station 82 houses Engine 82 and reserve Medic unit 82.
Engine 82 is staffed with 3 personnel.
Station 84 houses Quint 84 and reserve Medic Unit 84.
Quint 84 is staffed with 3 personnel.
Station 85 houses Medic 85 and Reserve Engine 85.
Medic 85 is staffed with 2 personnel.