Location

2544 Highway 32
Chico, CA 95973

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 3420
Chico, CA 95927-3420

EMERGENCY -- DIAL 911

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Fire Station 6 is temporarily located in a leased facility. Station 6 is the only public safety facility located west of the Union Pacific railroad main line.

Engine 297

OES Engine 297 is assigned to Chico through the Governors Office of Emergency Services and may be sent to fire or rescue emergencies throughout the State. It is equipped to handle light structural collapse emergencies. Engine 297 serves as the reserve for Station 6.

Engine 6

Engine 6 is a 2002 Hi-Tech Type 1 fier engine and is the primary response vehicle for Staion 6.

Utility Vehicle

Utility 6 is a 2006 4x4 three-quarter ton pickup designed to pull the Fire Scene Investigation trailer.

Vacant Lot

A new station is being designed for construction on this city owned site at West 8th Avenue and Highway 32, adjacent to Oak Way Park and Emma Wilson School. Completion is planned for the near future.

Station Six

Station Six

Assigned Equipment and 2008 Runs

  • Engine 6 - 1,589
  • OES Engine 297 - 101
  • Utility 6 - 20
  • Total Runs: 1,710

2008 City Emergency Incidents in First Due Area by Month

  • January - 146
  • February - 127
  • March - 129
  • April - 115
  • May - 118
  • June - 107
  • July - 112
  • August - 110
  • September - 103
  • October - 101
  • November - 113
  • December - 114
  • Total City Emergency Incidents in First Due Area - 1,395