Colton Fire Station – Colton CA

City:
Colton, CA

Site Type:
Civic Facilities, Military and Public Safety, Firehouses

New Deal Agencies:
Work Relief Programs, Works Progress Administration (WPA)

Description

"Station 211, located at 303 East "E" St, was constructed in 1936 by the City of Colton and the Works Progress Administration. It is considered a historical landmark by the Historical Preservation Commission, and is Landmark No. 10. Station 211 also serves as administrative headquarters. The Fire Chief and five administrative support staff, along with six suppression personnel, work at 211. One Battallion Chief, Captain, Engineer, Firefighter, and two Paramedics respond from this station on Truck 211, and Squad 211."
– City of Colton Fired Department Website

Source notes

Information and contemporary photos at: https://www.coltonfire.com/index.cfm?Section=16&PageNum=165&titles=0

Location Info


303 East E St.
Colton, CA 92324

Location notes:

Coordinates: 34.070766, -117.320220

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