About the Station
Coralville Fire Department Station 1 is the main fire station located at 1501 5th Street.
The first floor of Station 1 houses the administrative offices as well as Engines 74 and 72, Ladder 75, Rescue 77, the rescue boat, a pickup, 2 command vehicles, and a John Deere Gator with a medical bed used for rescues. The second floor has a kitchen and a large training room. The offices of the Fire Chief, The Fire Prevention Officer, and the Training Officer are at this station.
Station 1 was built in 1984 and occupied in 1985.
Fire Station 1 Addition The first addition and major improvement to Fire Station 1 on 5th Street was completed in 2013. The two-story addition on the north side added approximately 4,300 square feet to the station, and included:
Three dorm rooms for the department's residential program
Three additional sleeping rooms for volunteer firefighters