Indianapolis Fire Department

Station 28 - Geist Area

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Station 28 - 10190 East 86th Street at Fall Creek Road
Opened in 1988, this firehouse was named in memorial of David Edwards, who was both a volunteer and career member of the Castleton VFD and Lawrence Township FD. It is currently home to Engine 28 and two top-water rescue boats. This station and all of its apparatus were reassigned from Lawrence Township Station 333 to 28 on January 12, 2010 as part of the IFD consolidation process. It formally became and IFD house on January 1, 2011.

Engine 28 - 2005 KME Excel Pumper (#6037) - 1250gpm/1000gal


Engine 28 - 2005 KME Excel Pumper (#6037) - 1250gpm/1000gal


Engine 28 - 2005 KME Excel Pumper (#6037) - 1250gpm/1000gal


Engine 28 - 2005 KME Excel Pumper (#6037) - 1250gpm/1000gal


Tactical 28 - 2006 Ford Excursion - Swift Water Rescue Team
This apparatus previously served as Franklin Township's Battalion Chief and then IFD Safety 4 prior to getting reassigned to Station 28 to pull the boats.

Reserve Tactical 28 and Boat 28
Beginning in 2010, Station 28 began serving as a Swift Water Rescue station for IFD's portion of the Geist Reservoir and the City's northeast side. Tactical 28 pulls this zodiac and Jon Boat for quick response to top-water rescues. The Station can be assisted by the Dive Rescue Teams from IFD Station 7 and nearby Fishers as needed. Tactical 28 has had a variety of trucks and reserves serve under this number as reflected here by Reserve Squad 131.