Morehead City NC | Fire Stations

Fire Station #1

(252) 247-2512

1406 Bridges St, Morehead City, NC 28557

Station 1 replaced the former Fire Station 1 located at 801 Evans Street. This station sits about 1/2 mile from the intercoastal waterway. Hurricanes and flooding were major issues with the station design. The structure was designed to withstand winds of 125 m.p.h. and special hurricane shutters were designed to protect windows and doors and a reinforced room was also added for extra emergency shelter.

  • Engine 1, 2013 Pierce Rescue Pumper, “Downtown Express”
  • Medic 1, 2012 Chevrolet Ambulance
  • Engine 5, 2004 E-1 Typhoon (reserve apparatus)
  • Crew of 3 | Sleeps 12 | Built in 2001

Fire Station #2

(252) 247-2611

4034 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557

Station #2, built in 2012, is the newest functioning fire station in Morehead City, replacing the old Fire Station 2 at 3308 Arendell Street. The new station houses the Department’s Administrative Offices, a Conference/Training Room, and the Department’s Workout Room. It also quarters a satellite Police Station and a County Magistrate’s office.

  • Engine 2, 2006 Sutphen 70’ Aerial
  • Rescue 2, 2012 Ford
  • QRV, “Brush Truck”, 2012 Ford
  • MAB 1, 2012 Thomas Bus Company
  • Watercraft 1, 25 ft. 2011 Jones Brothers
  • Crew of 4 | Sleeps 10 | Built in 2012

Fire Station #3

(252) 726-1144

5293 Hwy 70, Morehead City, NC 28557

Fire Station 3 was placed into service in 2007 through a partnership with Wildwood Fire Dept. Cooperation between the two departments has allowed for faster responses and improved services in the western end of Morehead City’s Fire district.

  • Engine 3, 2008 Sutphen
  • Medic 3, 2009 Chevrolet Ambulance
  • Daily Crew of 3 | Sleeps 8 | Built in 2007