Neighborhood Caretaker Alert
Response Center

Citizens can use the Neighborhood Caretaker Alert (NCA) form to anonymously notify the City of issues or concerns.  The NCA form is available in paper form only at City Hall, 139 S. Kirkwood Road; at the Kirkwood Community Center, 111 S. Geyer Road; at the Kirkwood Public Library, 140 E. Jefferson Avenue; and at ALL THREE Fire Houses (137 W. Argonne, 11804 Big Bend, and 1321 W. Essex).  If you have completed a form previously, you can find the results of your anonymous Neighborhood Caretaker Alert form here - click on the link and then enter your form number:

All Aboard: the City Blog

The City of Kirkwood is BLOGGING!  Join us in the conversation at ALL ABOARD, the City's new blog.  Read cool stuff, and leave a comment or a question!

What's a blog?  Well, it's short for Web Log or Weblog (with the first two letters deleted), which means it's a log or diary about what's going on in the City.  It's less formal in its approach and style, but more interactive!  That means we hope you'll get involved by sending a comment on something you've read on the blog, or by posing a question.

We're glad you're here, and we hope you enjoy the ride!

2005 Pierce Arrow XT 


Engine 1514

  • 2005 Pierce Arrow XT 
  • 425 Horsepower Detroit Series 60 Diesel
  • 1500 GPM Waterous Pump
  • 900 Gallon Water Tank
  • Husky 10 Foam System
  • CAFS (Compressed Air Foam System)
  • 30 Gallon Foam Tank
  • PackMule Powered Hosebed 
  • Approx. Weight 49,800 Lbs


  • Fire Suppression
  • Advanced Life Support
  • Rescue Capable


Seats Four Firefighters Equipped With:

  • 52 Feet Of Ground Ladders
  • 1000 Feet Of 4 Inch Hose
  • 800 Feet Of 3 Inch Hose
  • 2-200 Feet Of 1 ¾ Inch Attack Hose
  • 1-100 Feet of Front Quick 1  ¾ Inch Attack Hose
  • Onan 7.5 kW Generator
  • 3200 Cfm Gas Powered Fan
  • Holmatro Vehicle Rescue Power Unit
    • Rescue Spreaders
    • Rescue Shears
    • Rescue Rams
  • Axes And Pry Bars
  • Pike Poles
  • Thermal Imaging Equipment 
  • Advanced Life Support Equipment


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