Suppression

The Longmeadow Fire Department provides fire suppression services to the town, and surrounding communities via mutual aid agreements.

Apparatus
The department has 2 structural firefighting engines as well as a rescue engine. All 3 of these apparatus are capable of performing suppression functions. These engines are equipped with:
  • A wide variety of tools and hoses used in suppression efforts
  • High volume water pumps
  • Large capacity water tanks
Containing Damage
The department also has equipment used to limit and contain damage to property and belongings from both the fire and suppression efforts.
A house fire flares in the night
A firefighter stands on top of a fire truck and uses to hose to fight a fire as smoke rises behind h