Station 22, Mesa Fire Station
2391 Willow Road
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Station 22 is located in a strategic location,
able to respond into Station 20’s first due, as well as the southern
area of the Five Cities.
Station 22 is owned by the County of San Luis
Obispo and is home to Medic Engine 22. Staffing at the station
includes one Fire Captain and one Fire Apparatus Engineer. One, or
both, of the professional firefighters assigned to Medic Engine 22
is also a licensed paramedic. Paramedic fire service allows Advanced
Life Support (ALS) to begin as soon as fire crews arrive, resulting
in a high level of service and higher rates of survival. Medic
Engine 22 is supplemented by a 25 member Paid Call Firefighter
company, who respond to all incidents via radio pager.
Station 22 has seen a large increase in calls
for service over the past three years due to substantial
development. Several new housing developments, including the
Woodlands project, has led to an increased in population in the
Nipomo Mesa resulting in the larger call volume. The Woodlands
project includes 2 golf courses, 1,300 properties, a shopping
center, business center, 500 room resort and spa hotel.
Approximately, 1,100 of these properties are single family homes
varying in size between 1,600-3,400 square feet.
Medic Engine 22