Station 88 has full time staffing 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To do this we have 3 shifts (A, B, C) that work 48 hours with 96 hours off.
A-Shift: 1 Captain & 1 Firefighter/Operator
B-Shift: 1 Captain & 1 Firefighter/Operator
C-Shift: 1 Captain & 1 Firefighter/Operator
Station 88 is located at 14400 Golden Star, Grass Valley.
It is home to NCCFD's Large Animal Rescue Program
Highway 49 corridor South of Grass Valley to Brewer Road, including the areas surrounding Alta Sierra.
Station 88 "South County"
1 Type 1 Engine
Radio Call Sign: Engine 88
650 Gallon Water Tank, 1500 GPM Pump
First Out Apparatus to Calls
1 Type 1 Water tender
Radio Call Sign: Water Tender 88
Used for fires in non-hydrant areas
1 Repair Vehicle
Radio Call Sign: Repair 5130
Used as a mobile equipment repair shop