Congratulations to East End Fire Co 2

Thank you to Columbia Borough Fire Department Station 80 and congratulations to East End Fire Co 2. Columbia Borough Fire Department advertised with Fire Line Equipment to sell their 2002 American LaFrance Rescue Pumper. On January 27th members from East End Fire Co 2 traveled to Columbia Borough Fire Department to inspect the truck, following that inspection visit East End Fire Co 2 placed an offer that was accepted by Columbia Borough Fire Department. On Saturday February 27th members from East End Fire Co 2 traveled to Columbia Borough Fire Department to take delivery of the truck. Thank you to Columbia Borough Fire Department and East End Fire Co 2 for the opportunity to work with both departments on this project.

About Columbia Borough Fire Department: The mission of the Columbia Borough Fire Department shall be to protect the lives and property of the citizens and visitors of the Borough of Columbia and neighboring communities from fire and other related emergencies or natural disasters. This public safety goal shall be achieved by providing professionally trained personnel educated in the areas of fire prevention, suppression, and tactical operations from the adverse effects of fire and rescue situations, or exposure to other hazardous conditions.

Quick Facts:

  • Columbia Borough’s designated Rescue Company.
  • Columbia Borough’s designated Communications Command Center.
  • Busiest Rescue company in Lancaster County in 2002 – 2005, 2008, 2009, and 2014.
  • Among the first in the county to have a Compressed Air Foam System (CAFS.)
  • First River Rescue unit in this immediate region.
  • American Red Cross Disaster Shelter designee.
  • Featured in the IFSTA Rescue manual.
  • First Thermal Imaging Camera (TIC) in the county. Although a standard piece of equipment by today’s standards, we set the bar in Lancaster County for this important piece of equipment.
  • We became QRS certified in 2005
  • Championed the first Risk Watch Safer Community in the state of Pennsylvania in 2006.
  • In 2006, we also became certified in the PA DOH Voluntary Rescue Service Program at the Technician Level.
  • We became one department in 2015 after six and a half of planning the merger



We have gone to great lengths to keep the process of advertising your fire truck as easy as possible while still collecting as much information on your used fire truck as possible. More information creates a better listing and answers the questions that a buyer may have right away.