Station Information

455 8th ST S

Captain: Tim White

Protected Area: 3.41 sq. miles

Population: 16,000+

On-Duty Firefighters: 10

Apparatus: Engine 1, Rescue 1, Truck 1, Squad 1, LR 1

Annual Call Volume

ENGINE - 1,549 | RESCUE - 4,554 | SQUAD - 856 | LADDER TRUCK - 973 | LR1 - 2,134

TOTAL RESPONSES: 10,066

TOTAL CALLS: 4,088

AVERAGE RESPONSE TIME: FIRE 4:44 | EMS 3:58

Station Facts

Rebuilt in 1988, this station shares a 3 story building with station 5 and services downtown area. The dual station building is the only one in St. Petersburg with fire poles.

3101 5th Avenue South

Captain: James Green

Protected Area: 4.72 sq. miles

Population: 20,000+

On-Duty Firefighters: 6

Apparatus: Engine 3, Rescue 3

Annual Call Volume

ENGINE - 2,411 | RESCUE - 4,941

TOTAL RESPONSES: 7,352

TOTAL CALLS: 5,559

AVERAGE RESPONSE TIME: FIRE 4:39 | EMS 4:26

Station Facts

The station was commissioned in 1946 and rebuilt in 1997.

2501 4th Street North

Captain: Todd Livingston

Protected Area: 5.45 sq. miles

Population: 37,000+

On-Duty Firefighters: 8

Apparatus: Engine 4, Truck 4, Rescue 4, Heavy Rescue 4

Speciality Team: Technical Rescue

Annual Call Volume

ENGINE - 1,599 | RESCUE - 3,950 | LADDER TRUCK - 167 | TECHNICAL RESCUE RESPONSE - 3

TOTAL RESPONSES: 5,719

TOTAL CALLS: 4,639

AVERAGE RESPONSE TIME: FIRE 4:52 | EMS 4:47

Station Facts

This station was commisioned in 1947 and renovated in 1999.

855 4th Avenue South

Captain: Tim White

Protected Area: 3.41 sq. miles

Population: 16,000+

On-Duty Firefighters: 6

Apparatus: Engine 5, Rescue 5, District Chief 5

Speciality Team: Hazmat 5

Annual Call Volume

ENGINE - 2,048 | RESCUE - 4,309 | HAZMAT - 100 | DC 1,179

TOTAL RESPONSES: 7,636

TOTAL CALLS: 6,042

AVERAGE RESPONSE TIME: FIRE 4:53 | EMS 4:10

Station Facts

Rebuilt in 1988, this station shares a 3 story building with station 1 and services areas south of downtown. The dual station building is the only one in St. Petersburg with fire poles.

4825 9th Avenue North

Captain: Al Vildostegui

Protected Area: 5.77 sq. miles

Population: 29,000+

On-Duty Firefighters: 5

Apparatus: Engine 6, Rescue 6

Annual Call Volume

ENGINE - 1,971 | RESCUE - 3,651

TOTAL RESPONSES: 5,624

TOTAL CALLS: 3,329

AVERAGE RESPONSE TIME: FIRE 4:53 | EMS 4:15

Station Facts

Rebuilt on neighboring land in 2004, this station serves the neighborhoods in the center of the city. Prior to the approval for demolition in 1999, the former building served as a chapel.

6975 9th Street North

Captain: Brett Ciskoski

Protected Area: 7.15 sq. miles

Population: 34,000+

On-Duty Firefighters: 5

Apparatus: Engine 7, Rescue 7, Brush 7

Annual Call Volume

ENGINE - 2,049 | RESCUE - 3,802 | BRUSH TRUCK - 11

TOTAL RESPONSES: 5,862

TOTAL CALLS: 4,339

AVERAGE RESPONSE TIME: FIRE 5:12 | EMS 4:40

Station Facts

Commisioned in 1961.

4701 9th Street South

Captain: Bernard Williams

Protected Area: 5.51 sq. miles

Population: 26,000+

On-Duty Firefighters: 5

Apparatus: Engine 8, Rescue 8

Annual Call Volume

ENGINE - 1,236 | RESCUE - 2,908

TOTAL RESPONSES: 4,144

TOTAL CALLS: 3,129

AVERAGE RESPONSE TIME: FIRE 5:12 | EMS 4:37

Station Facts

Rebuilt in 2011, this station is LEED certified for environmental sustainability.

475 66th Street North

Captain: Eric Dinan

Protected Area: 6.09 sq. miles

Population: 29,000+

On-Duty Firefighters: 8

Apparatus: Engine 9, Rescue 9, Truck 9

Annual Call Volume

ENGINE - 1,746 | RESCUE - 2,894 | LADDER TRUCK - 506

TOTAL RESPONSES: 5,146

TOTAL CALLS: 3,446

AVERAGE RESPONSE TIME: FIRE 4:46 | EMS 4:08

Station Facts

Commisioned in 1974, this station protects the west side of St. Petersburg.

2800 30th Avenue North

Captain: Walter Eanes

Protected Area: 4.03 sq. miles

Population: +18,000

On-Duty Firefighters: 7

Apparatus: Engine 10, Rescue 10, District Chief 10

Annual Call Volume

ENGINE - 1,579 | RESCUE - 3,073 | DC10 - 852

TOTAL RESPONSES: 5,504

TOTAL CALLS: 2,922

AVERAGE RESPONSE TIME: FIRE 4:51 | EMS 4:40

Station Facts

Commisioned in 1964 and renovated in 2007, this station protects the east central portion of the city.

5150 31st Street South

Captain: Robert Nugent

Protected Area: 5.33 sq. miles

Population: 29,000+

On-Duty Firefighters: 8

Apparatus: Engine 11, Rescue 11, Truck 11, Marine Units D11, M11, FB11

Specialty Team: Marine Rescue / Dive Team

Annual Call Volume

ENGINE - 1,012 | RESCUE - 3,136 | LADDER TRUCK - 601 | MARINE 243

TOTAL RESPONSES: 5,620

TOTAL CALLS: 4,067

AVERAGE RESPONSE TIME: FIRE 5:00 | EMS 4:56

Station Facts

Commisioned in 1974, this station protects the southwest portion of the city.

1651 Bayou Grande Blvd NE

Captain: Kelly Palenius

Protected Area: 3.59 sq. miles

Population: +22,000

On-Duty Firefighters: 4

Apparatus: Engine 12

Annual Call Volume

ENGINE - 984

TOTAL CALLS: 905

AVERAGE RESPONSE TIME: FIRE 6:07 | EMS 5:08

Station Facts

A permanent station was constructed in 2003. It serves the winding roads of Snell Isle, Shore Acres, and Venetian Isles.

11600 Roosevelt Blvd North

Captain: Rick Chipelo

Protected Area: 8.9 sq. miles

Population: 21,000+

On-Duty Firefighters: 4

Apparatus: Engine 13, Truck 13

Annual Call Volume

ENGINE - 2,587 | LADDER TRUCK - 775

TOTAL RESPONSES: 3,362

TOTAL CALLS: 2,442

AVERAGE RESPONSE TIME: FIRE 5:46 | EMS 5:17

Station Facts

Commissioned in 1996, this station serves the rapidly growing area of northern St. Petersburg. This area is a mix of business and residential occupancies.

13801 Evergreen Avenue

Captain: Tim O'Donnell

Protected Area: 8.9 sq. miles

Population: 31,000+

On-Duty Firefighters: 4

Apparatus: Engine 14

Annual Call Volume

ENGINE - 2,587

TOTAL RESPONSES: 3,362

TOTAL CALLS: 2,442

AVERAGE RESPONSE TIME: FIRE 5:46 | EMS 5:17

Station Facts

SPFR was awarded a 5 year contract in 2013 to service the High Point area which includes St. Petersburg / Clearwater Airport and the Pinellas County Jail.

3200 22nd Street South

Chief Joe Bruni, Training Division

Allows firefighters countinuous training.

Resources: Pumper DG, 5 story tower, Classroom, Flashover Trailer, Flashover Simulation