Sterling Volunteer Fire Department

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Mission:

The Sterling Fire Department is dedicated to Protecting Lives and Property by providing Professional Emergency Services with Compassion, Courtesy, and Integrity for our Community.  

Fire Chief:

Brian Rife

Assistant Chiefs:

Rick Tommer, (Assistant City Chief) Jeremy Flickinger, (Assistant County Chief)

Captains:

Aaron Davis, Jake Flickinger, Jarrod Rowland and Marshall Foster

Firefighters:

  • Jim Goracke
  • Jon Reed
  • Dylan Flickinger
  • Brady Ochs
  • Levi Gillespie
  • Misha Holliday
  • David Lockhart
  • Austin Myers
  • Ryan Ochs
  • Dustin Plett
  • Tommy True
  • Layne Tommer
  • Zach Tommer
  • Dylan Stewart

Firefighting Apparatus

Unit NumberYear/DescriptionCapacity
2392000 Pumper TruckCentral States 1,000 gallon tank (1,250 gallons per minute (GPM))
2382010 4 by 4 Brush Unit300 gallon tank
238B2011 4 by 4 Brush Unit300 gallon tank
2371985 6 by 6 Brush Unit1,500 gallon tank
2361988 Pumper TruckPierce 750 gallon tank (750 (GPM))
2351991 Tanker Truck3,500 gallon tank
2342008 Pumper TruckCrimson 1,000 gallon tank (1,250 (GPM))
2322012 4 by 4 PickupStation Vehicle
  1. Sterling Volunteer Fire Department

    Physical Address
    115 N. Broadway
    Sterling, KS 67579

    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 287
    Sterling, KS 67579

    Phone: (620) 278-3423
    Fax: (620) 278-2866
    Emergency: 9-1-1

    Station Hours
    24 hours a day
    7 days a week