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    Default how many fires a year(Big Cities) D.C.- Chicago and other departments

    How many working fire do you guys get a year? Just wondering where other large cities with number of working fires. Columbus ohio has only about 1300 a year. We cover 220 square miles and a population around 800,000 about 130,000 calls a year

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    Glenn Dale Md, Heart of the P.G. County Fire Belt....

    Talking And...........................

    Cities? What are they?..........

    Prince Georges County Md:
    Working Fires - Approx 1,000 per year.
    Total Calls - Approx 140,000 per year.
    Area Covered - 430 Square Miles.
    Stations - 50
    Engines - 90
    Trucks - 24
    Squads - 14
    EMS Transport Units - 60
    Career F/Fs - Approx 800
    Volunteer F/Fs - Approx 1,800
    Volunteer Support Personell - Approx - 1,200
    And all sorts of other neat stuff...........................
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    Asst. Chief John R. Woods Sr. 1937 - 2006

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