Station 6

* December 1990 - Career firefighters officially designated City of Vineland Fire Company # 6

* Previously a part of Company # 1

* Located at 110 North Fourth Street and Wood Streets in Downtown Vineland

* First due district covers (11) square miles

* Units from Station 6 respond on every dwelling fire, commercial structure or motor vehicle accident with reported entrapment within the city's sixty-nine (69) square miles

* Twenty-eight (28) career firefighters

* Each Platoon is comprised of 8 personnel , a Captain, a Lieutenant and 6 Firefighters.  Platoons work 24/48. Scheduled twenty-four hours on duty followed by forty-eight hours off duty

* First Due Target Hazards: Downtown Business District, high rise buildings, numerous apartment complexes, multi family dwellings, large industrial facilities and Route 55 (limited access highway)

1931 - Borough officials
determine Vineland would
benefit from a career Fire
Department.

1931 - Howard Garrrison, hired as first career firefighter.

1963 - Career firefighters and Vineland volunteer Fire Company 1 move into new home on Fourth and Wood Streets.

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