Archive for February 20th, 2013

Lisle Woodridge numbering

This from Kevin Griffin:

Some time in march the Lisle Woodridge Fire District will changing numbers. This is to fit in with ducomm switching to the CAD system. Station 1 will have Engine 51 Medic 51 Truck 51 and the battalion. Station 2 will have Engine 52 and Medic 52. Station 3 Truck and Medic 53. Station 4 Medic and Engine 54. Station 5 will have Medic 55  and Engine 55 along with Medic 56 and Engine 56 (the reserves). I’m not sure what the dive squad and the boat are going to be but i thing it is going to be Squad 52 and 52A. They are renumbering the Districts as well again i don’t know all the numbering.

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CFD ambulance

This from Josh Boyajian:

I stopped by 31st and Sacramento Monday and caught a new CFD ambulance that was delivered yesterday. Its a 2013 Ford Braun Ambulance with a F-350 chassis. It has the new Fed Sig Vision SRL light bar on it. Here is my picture


Braun Type I ambulance for Chicago

2013 Ford F-350/Braun Type I ambulance delivered to the CFD. Josh Boyajian photo

Update from Josh:

I’m being told that the ambulance sitting at the radio shops is a re-chassis from a previous unit that was wrecked. The new chassis is a Ford F-350 Power stroke diesel.


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