About Fire Station 61
Fire Station 61 is located at 2195 Dayton Xenia Road in Beavercreek. Station 61 protects District 61, which incorporates the central areas of Beavercreek. Equipment and crews from this station generally respond to emergency calls incorporating the unincorporated areas, State Route 35, and the residential areas surrounding it.
Station 61's station number reflects a County-wide public safety identification system. Beavercreek Township utilizes the "60s" for its units and station for being part of Greene County.
Currently, Station 61 houses two medic units, two engines, a ladder truck, a rescue unit, a radio unit, rescue boat, and reserve units. Station 61 is staffed 24-hours per day, year round.
Crews at the Fire Station work a traditional 24-on, 48-off shift. They work one 24-hour shift, followed by two 24-hour days off. The basic work day runs from 7 a.m. when they report to duty through 6 p.m. During this time they perform station and equipment cleaning and maintenance, train, workout, and eat lunch and dinner. After dinner, the crews have the remainder of the shift as personal time. Regardless of time of day, they are required to be in-service to respond to emergencies.
For more information about Fire Station 61, or to schedule a tour, please contact the Beavercreek Township Fire Department.