Russell Fire Department

"The City of Russell Fire Department was organized in 1889 and is comprised of one fire station that services the City of Russell and mutual aid with Russell County. The department is staffed by a career Fire Chief and composed of currently 21 volunteer/part-time firefighters. The City of Russell Fire Department provides emergency response for structural protection inside the city limits of Russell along with mutual aid with other county departments in Russell County. The fire department is responsible for Rescue operations within the county (including Lake Wilson) and is also in charge of county-wide Hazmat response. The department also provides backup EMS, water rescue, technical rescue, along with other call types (including rescuing cats from trees)." - Russell Fire Department Website



Engine 1

2020 HME/Aherns-Fox
GPM: 1,250
Gallons: 750
Serial #: H3508

Engine 2

2014 Spartan/Smeal
GPM: 1,500
Gallons: 950
Serial #: Unknown

Ladder 1

2001 American LaFrance 100'
GPM: 2,000
Gallons: 300
Serial #: Unknown

Rescue 1

2001 Freightliner/Central States
GPM: 1,250
Gallons: 500
Serial #: 1228401

Attack 1

2021 Ford F-550/Danko
GPM: 150
Gallons: 400
Serial #: Unknown

Chief 601

2011 Ford F-250

Former Engine 2

1964 Ford/Boardman/E-One Refurb
GPM: 1,000
Gallons: 500
Serial #: F1423

Former Engine 1

1980 Ford C8000/E-One
GPM: 1,250
Gallons: 500
Serial #: 1813