Engine Tender 1814 in service
 
By Fire Chief John Nixon
January 8, 2020
 

Fox River & Countryside Fire/Rescue District proudly placed in service their newest addition to the fire fighting task force today. Engine 1814 is a combination vehicle with capabilities of performing as a pumper and a water tanker (tender). The vehicle is a new apparatus on an HME chassis and made by Alexis Fire Equipment. It is rated to pump 1500 gallons per minute and carries 1,800 gallons of water on board.