Organized in 1926, the Full Road FD serves the southeastern portion of the Town of Colonie as one of twelve volunteer departments. Its’ volunteers provide Fire, Rescue & EMS First Response services (in conjunction with career Colonie EMS) answering over 700 alarms annually.

FIREHOUSES

MONUMENTS

ARTWORK

SLOGANS

KITSCHY

ANTIQUES

FIREMATIC HISTORY

Special thanks to Chief Larry Allen for arranging my visit and Rescue Captain Shawn Praisner for his assistance in positioning the apparatus for photos.

Rescue 3 - 2000 American LaFrance Eagle 1500 gpm/500 gal.

Truck 3 - 2009 Sutphen SPH-100 100’/2000 gpm/300 gal.

Having replaced a 1990 model with the same specifications, this rig is the third Sutphen tower ladder to be operated by Fuller Road since 1972.

Engine 412 - 2009 Sutphen Monarch 2000 gpm/750 gal.

Seating eight (7 with SCBA) with headsets for all riding positions, it is equipped with a 10kw hydraulic generator powering a 4,500 watt six head light tower. It is outfitted with a 2” front trash line, two 2” crosslays and pre-connected speedlays, 800’ of attack line (300’ 1-3/4”, 500’ 2-1/2”) and 1,500’ of supply line (500’ 3” and 1,000’ 5” LDH).

Engine 410 - 1993 Pemfab/Saulsbury 1500 gpm/750 gal./30 gal. foam

Fuller Road operates their entire fleet from this single station.