The City of Plattsburgh is protected by a Career Fire Department established in 1902. The Fire Department provides and continually trains in Fire Suppression, Advanced Life Support and Basic Life Support Emergency Medical Services, Confined Space, Vehicle Extrication, and Hazardous Material Emergency Mitigation.The Fire Department provides these services to the citizens and guests of the City of Plattsburgh 365 days a year, 24 hours a day. The Fire Department operates out of 2 Fire Stations. Fire Station 1 is located at 65 Cornelia Street. Station 1 houses 1 Fire Engine, a 102' Truck Tower Ladder and 2 Ambulances. Fire Station 2 is located on 7 South Platt Street. Station 2 houses 1 Front line Fire Engine and 1 Reserve Fire Engine. These Fire Stations allow personnel to arrive on scene to a critical emergency rapidly.