The Mountain Home Fire Department is located in Baxter Co. AR. We are a combination dept with 20 full-time and 19 volunteers. We recently recieved an ISO rating of Class 3 only the 11th in the State. We cover approx. 11,000 people within the city and 3,500 in the Mtn. Home Rural Fire Dist. We opperate 4 pumpers, 1 50'quint, 1 102' Platform, 1 Heavy Rescue, 1 brush unit, 1 Haz Mat unit, 1 portable cascade unit, 3 Tankers, and 1 manpower unit out of 2 stations. We provide 1st responder to medical emergencies, fire suppresion, extrication, Haz Mat, High and low angle rescue, confined space rescue, swift water rescue, and have one of the only fire safety houses in Northern AR. The dept ran 865 calls last year with the majority being medical. As of sept 19 we are at 694. You can tour the equipment and get the latest on the dept at http://www.mtnhome.com/~mhfire
Thanks for stopping by, we also trade patches!!!!



[This message has been edited by fireman116 (edited September 19, 1999).]