The Buildings and Grounds department is responsible for repairs and upkeep of the Fire District buildings; including, the fire stations and the administrative complex. It is also responsible for the air conditioning systems, landscaping and assists in the planning and design of new stations, as well as the remodels of older stations.
Supervisor, Scott Lentz oversees the operations within this department and reports directly to a Division Chief. Under Scott's direction the Buildings and Grounds staff is responsible for Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) for over 400 firefighters/EMTs and Paramedics who work for the Fire District. This includes face masks, air packs, air bottles used by personnel and carried on rescue vehicles and fire engines.