Apparatus
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2009 PEARDALE CHICAGO PARK FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED


Engine 57 is a 1995 International 4WD manufactured by 3D Manufacturing of Shawano, WI. This engine features a 1000 gpm pump, 750 gal water tank and a 20 gal foam tank. It  has a 150 gpm auxiliary pump for  mobile attack on wildland fires. The engine carries a full complement of structure and wildland fire hose and hand tools as well as medical equipment for EMS calls. The engine also carries a thermal imaging camera. This engine is housed at Station 57 at 18934 Colfax Hwy.
Engine 257 is a 1989 Ford C8000 manufactured by  Boise Mobile Equipment of Boise, Idaho. This engine features a 500 gpm pump, 750 gal water tank and a 15 gal foam tank.  The engine carries a full complement of structure and wildland hose and tools as well as medical equipment for EMS calls. The engine also carries a thermal imaging camera. This engine is housed at Station 257 at 15057 Colfax Hwy.
Brush 57 is a 2004 International 4WD manufactured by Pierce Manufacturing, Appleton, WI.  This engine is primarily designed to fight wildland fires with high ground clearance and a short wheel base.  It features a 500 gpm pump, a 500 gal water tank and a 20 gal foam tank. The engine also has a 200 gpm auxiliary pump for mobile attack on fast moving wildland fires. It carries a full complement of EMS equipment.  This engine was funded by a grant from The Federal Emergency Management Agency Fire Act Grant program. It is housed at Station 57 in the summer and Station 257 in the winter.
Water Tender 57 is a 1992 Ford L9000 that features a 2000 gallon water tank and a 500 gallon per minute pump. Its primary role is to deliver water to fires in areas of the district that do not have fire hydrants. It is housed at Station 57.
Utility 57 is a 2009 Ford F250 4WD 4dr cab pickup. In the summer months it carries a 150 gal skid mount unit for responding to small fires, lighting strikes and illegal fires in remote areas of the district.  The skid mount unit was funded by a Federal Rural Fire Assistance grant. It is also utilized as the duty officer vehicle. Utility 57 is housed at Station 57.
Utility 5700 is a 2006 GMC ton four wheel drive pickup. This vehicle is assigned to the Fire Chief.