Fire station 61
800 William C. Leary Lane, Fairbanks, AK 99712
Built in 2007 and remodeled in 2013, Station 61 is the main operating station for the Steese Volunteer Fire Department. It houses our administrative staff and offices. The station is staffed by 1 career staff who works an A, B, C rotating 48/96 hour shift schedule. The staff consists of 1 paid Firefighter and 2 volunteer Firefighters. We also have 14 live-in volunteer Firefighters. The station also has the Fire Chief that works Mon-Thurs and the Deputy Fire Chief that works Tues-Fri. We also have a daytime Office Manager who works Mon-Friday.
The Station houses 1 Type 1 Pumper, 1 ALS Ambulance, 1 Tender, 1 Type 6 Brush Rig, and 5 support vehicles. This station responds to all emergencies within Steese Area Service Area.