Boat 311
Boat 311
2012 Brig Inflatable Boat
Mercury 20 Hp. motor Also carried on the boat is most of our water rescue equipment in the yellow bags. There is a RIT-CRAFT inside of boat also.
Engine 311
Engine 311
2004 HME/Rosenbauer
Engine 312
Engine 312
2021 Sutphen Monarch
Four-Door, Four-Person Cab 10” Frame Rails (50K PSI) Front Axle and Suspension 19,000 lbs Rear Axle and Suspension 27,000 lbs WHEELBASE: 185” TRAVEL HEIGHT: 9’ – 10’’ TRAVEL LENGTH: 31’ – 4” Engine: Cummins L 9 380 HP Transmission: Allison Gen 5, EVS 3000 PUMP: Hale, QMAX-1500 GPM, Single Stage Pump Discharges: (2) 2 ½” Left, (1) 3” Right, (1) 2 ½” Right, (1) 2 ½” Front/Left of Main Hosebed, (1) Front/Right of Main Hosebed, (1) 1 ½” Front Bumper, (1) 3” Deck Gun Crosslay: (2) 2” w/ 1 ½” Swivel 1,000 Gallon Water Tank 20 Gallon Foam Tank Foam System: Hale Smartfoam 2.1A BODY: Sutphen 3/16” Extruded Aluminum ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT: 18” Polished Stainless-Steel Bumper, Federal Q2B Siren (Grille Mount), Camera: FRC Inview Trueview, (2) Triple Air Bottle Compartments, Whelen Freedom LED Lightbar, Whelen LED Traffic Advisor, FRC Spectra Brow Light, FRC Spectra LED Scene Light, FRC Spectra Telescopic Lights, Firetech LED Work Lights, Alco-Lite Ladder Package: 24’ 2-Section & 14’ Roof & 10’ Folding (Ladders Through Tank), Amdor Roll-up Compartment Doors, over 245 cu. ft. Total Compartment Space
2020 Ford F350
This is the New Grass 311 which was placed in-service in February of 2021. Grass 311 replaced the old grass truck that is now Utility 311. The Fire pump and tank (skid unit) was transferred from the old truck as both were still serviceable. This truck is a 2020 Ford F-350, Crew cab, 4x4 with a V8, 6.2-liter gas engine and with a differential locking rear end . The truck was purchased through the State of Ohio Cooperative Purchasing program. The truck was also equipped with tow & plow packages ready for future use. There are winch hook-ups on both the front and rear of the truck. The truck was sent to Ziebart® in Marion to be undercoated for long life protection. The skid unit has a 225-gallon water tank in addition to an 8-gallon foam cell. The Fire pump is fitted with a variable flow rate Scotty Foam System . The pump also has drafting capability and is equipped with 24 feet of hard suction hose. The hose reel on top of the tank is a 1-inch booster line with 150 feet of hose. The pump also has 3 – 1.5-inch discharges. LED scene lights were added to the new truck for nighttime operations and remote controlled nozzles were located in the front bumper for Ground Fire suppression.
Haz-Mat Trailer
Haz-Mat Trailer
2000 20' Interstate Manufacturing
Light Tower
Light Tower
2000 Allmand/Night Responder
Squad 311
Squad 311
2001 Ford F350 E-One
Squad 311 was built by E-One Emergency Vehicles. Squad 311 is a 2001 Ford F-350 super duty, 5 speed manual transmission, 7.3-liter V8 diesel engine, 4x4. Squad 311 is a mini pumper that response on most calls in the district. This truck carries a wide range of equipment for different types of calls. One of the main calls it responses to is EMS calls, there is Advanced Life support (ALS) equipment on this truck including Cardiac Monitor, first in bag that has life saving medication, airway & suction equipment. Squad 311 also carries auto extrications tools for cutting patients out of car accidents. Those tools are Genesis Battery powered cutters, spreaders and ram. It has a 1,000 gallon per minute Waterous pump with a 300-gallon water tank and a 20-gallon foam cell. There is 100 feet preconnected 1 ¾ trash line in the front bumper, 2 – 200 feet preconnected 1 ¾ cross lay lines midship, 500 feet of 4-inch LDH and a 200 feet preconnected line on the rear connected to blitz nozzle, and a 1,000-gallon minute master stream (deck gun) on top.
2017 Freightliner
Tanker 314 is built on a Freightliner M2-106 Chassis with a Cummins ISL-350, 350 HP Engine and Allison 3000 EVS Transmission Chassis. It has a 3000 Gallon a POLYPROPYLENE water Tank, with a Darley LSP 1000 GPM Side mount PTO Pump. The overall Height of the truck is 9 feet 6 inches tall and 31 feet 9 inch length. Here are some features: • 3000 gallon folding dump tank • 5” Storz Direct Tank Fill, and Tank Level Gauge on sides and rear • (2) Side & (1) Rear Stainless Steel Electric Newton 10” Square Dump Valves with 18” Telescoping Chutes • ZICO Electric Portable Tank Carrier and 3000 Gallon Portable Tank • All-Poly® Construction, Including ROM Anodized Aluminum Roll Up Doors, Door Activated LED Lighting, and Floor Dry Decking • LED Lighted Folding Steps and Grab Rails • Rear View Safety Rear View Camera • Federal Signal Electric Q-Siren • Whelen LED Warning Light Package & Siren/Speaker • Six Whelen Scene Lights • Red and Yellow Chevron Striping, White Reflective Striping, Complimenting Gold Leaf Striping, • Full Width and Length Hose Bed, Pre-connected Hose Crosslays, Adjustable 3/4” Polypropylene Dividers and Hose Covers • Two (2) 6”x10’ PVC Flexible Hard Suction Hoses • Kussmaul Air and Battery Conditioner w/ Auto Eject
Utility 311
Utility 311
2008 Ford F350
Utility 311 is a 2008 Ford F-350 super duty with a 5.3 V8 gas engine, 4x4. This truck was once used as the primary grass truck before the new one arrived in February 2021. Utility 311 is a pickup truck that prevention takes on inspection and is used after fires for cleanup. Firefighters who take class outside of the department also uses this truck. This truck has a Boss V-plow for clearing the parking lot at the station and clearing roadways during emergencies.
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May 19th, 2022
Under these conditions, fuels do not readily ignite.
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Fire Safety - Prevention

The purpose of Fire Prevention is to educate the public on precautions that they can take to prevent potentially harmful fires and how to survive if they occur. Preservation of Life and the Protection of property is our goal. Fire Prevention is a proactive method of preventing Fire Emergencies or reducing the damage caused by them. The Elm Valley Joint Fire District currently has 4 State Certified Fire Safety Inspectors on staff.

The EVFD Fire Prevention Office performs Fire Inspections annually at Businesses and Public Buildings located within the Fire District. Responsibilities include enforcing the Ohio State Fire Code as it relates to new commercial construction, remodeling of existing businesses, change of business usage in an existing structure and annual fire inspections of commercial properties.

For questions pertaining to:

  • Annual Fire Safety Inspections
  • Commercial Plan Reviews
  • Fire Extinguisher Training
  • Fire Safety Presentations
  • Life Safety Inspections

Contact our Fire Prevention Officer:

Captain Bob Lavender @ 740-747-2510 


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