Dedicated on September 11, 2002, Concord Fire Station No. 8 is located at 1485 Old Charlotte Rd. One (1) Community Room is available at this location available to the public. Engine Company 8, the Emergency Command Center, a reserve ladder unit, and the department’s hose tender are quartered at this station.
Fire Station No.8’s first due area includes a mixture of residential, multi-family, industrial, commercial occupancies as well as the Hwy. 49 corridor. Additionally, effective July 1, 2011 this is the primary station to provide service in the Jackson Park Fire District through a contract with Cabarrus County.
City of Concord Recognized Neighborhoods within Fire Station No. 8’s area include:
- Boulder Creek
- Brandon Ridge
- Kiser Woods
During 2006, this facility was updated to include installation of a vehicle exhaust system.
Engine Co. 8
1996 Saulsbury/LTI, 2000gpm quint with 700 tank and 75ft aerial ladder
Emergency Command Center
1996 Freightliner/Allegro emergency command center.
High School Fire Academy Pumper
1973 American LaFrance, 1000gpm pumper with 300 tank.* Currently on loan to Concord High School for use by the CHS Fire Academy.
Reserve Ladder 81
1996 Saulsbury/LTI, 2000gpm quint with 700 tank and 75ft aerial ladder.