Division 2

Division 2

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2012 Ford Expedition

History of Division 2

Fire Suppression Division 2 was established on 12 June 1956 and originally ran out of Fire Headquarters at 491 Broadway. Division 2 encompasses the northern and western areas of the city. Administratively Engines 1, 4, 8, and 9; Trucks 1 and 4; and Rescues 1 and 2 are under jurisdiction of Division Chief 2.

In 1988, the Division 2 Deputy Fire Chief's quarters was relocated to the Taylor Square fire house.

Division 2 Deputy Fire Chiefs

Group 1: Deputy Fire Chief John J. Cotter

Group 2: Deputy Fire Chief Kenneth R. Jenness

Group 3: Deputy Fire Chief Robert L. Walsh 

Group 4: Deputy Fire Chief Mark K. Cunningham

For questions about Division 2, contact the Deputy Chief of Division 2 Here:

Division 2 Statistics
Calendar Year Responses Building Fires
2019  1333 37
2018 1343 37
2017 1223 28
2016 1254 37
2015 1362 44
2014 1293 36
2013 1220 43
Fiscal Year Responses Building Fires
2012/2013 1267 47
2011/2012 1009 32
2010/2011 1351 39
2009/2010 1281 44
2008/2009 1390 48