Dedicated in 1972, Concord Fire Station No. 2 is located at 42 Palaside Drive NE. Engine Company 2 and a reserve engine are quartered in this station. Engine Co. 2 has the distinction of being the busiest engine company in the city.
Fire Station No.2 is first due to Northeast Medical Center as well as many target hazards. Additionally, Engine 2 is responsible for service to the Hwy. 29/601 corridor and I-85.
City of Concord Recognized Neighborhoods within Fire Station No. 2’s area include:
- Beverly Hills
- Governors Pointe
- Oakleaf Condos
- Winecoff School Road & Belvedere Community
- Wyndham Place Townhomes
During 2005, this facility was updated to include a vehicle exhaust system. In 2007, the kitchen was remodeled and new applicances added, facility was completely repainted (interior and exterior), driveways were replaced, and new dayroom furniture purchased.
Engine Co. 2
2009 Pierce Velocity, 2000gpm pumper with a 1000 gallon tank.
Reserve Engine 92
1989 Pierce Arrow, 1250 gpm pumper with a 500 gallon tank.