236 Trade St.
Station 1 serves as the headquarters for the department. In addition to sleeping/living quarters for up to 11 firefighters, the station also houses the administrative offices, a fitness room and a training/community room.
Engine 221 is a 2007 Seagrave Marauder II equipped with 2000 gpm pump, 720 gallon water tank, 1000 ft. of LDH, 1 3/4" & 2 1/2" attack lines, ground ladders and Hurst Centaur cutter, spreader and rams. Engine 221 has seating for 6 firefighters.
Ladder 124 is a 2010 Rosenbauer equipped with 101 ft. ladder/platform, 2000 GPM pump, 500 gallon tank, 500 ft. of LDH, 135 ft. of ground ladders, 1 3/4" & 2 1/2" attack lines, Hurst Centaur combination tool and rope rescue equipment. Ladder 124 has seating for 7 firefighters.
Rescue 128 is a 1999 American LaFrance/Hackney with on-board generator, air compressor and 6 bank cascade plus fill station, and lighting. Along with numerous hand tools, this truck carries haz-mat equipment. Extrication tools include a full compliment of Hurst High Pressure tools, Paratech struts, as well as low and high pressure air bags. Rescue 128 has seating for 6 firefighters.
Squad 129 is a 2008 Chevrolet Tahoe 4x4 equipped for EMS first response with seating for up to 4 personnel.
Station 1 also houses Brush 126, a Kawasaki Mule (for off road rescues and firefighting) and a Golf Cart modified for off-road patient transport.
Station 2 - 1201 Crews Rd. - (704)847-4468
Station 2 shares its home with two other town departments. The Matthews Police headquarters and the Crews Road Recreation Center are all under one roof with the fire station. The station houses up to 12 firefighters and has a day room/kitchen area, along with a few offices. The fitness room is shared with the police department.
Engine 22 is a 2016 Spartan/Smeal equipped with a 2000 gpm pump, 500 gallon water tank, 1000 ft. of LDH, 1 3/4" & 2 1/2" attack lines, ground ladders and Hurst eDraulic cutter, spreader and rams. Engine 22 has seating for 6 firefighters.
Engine 222 is a 1992 KME and is currently our reserve apparatus equipped with a 1500 GPM pump, 1000 gal of water, 1000 feet of LDH, 1 3/4" & 2 1/2" attack lines, ground ladders and a Hurst eDraulic combination tool. Engine 222 has seating for 4 firefighters.
Squad 229 is a 2011 Chevrolet Silverado 4x4 equipped for EMS first response with seating for up to 4 personnel.