Mayor Turner places high priority on HFD personnel and resources

Mayor Turner places high priority on resources for the Houston Fire Department
HOUSTON – Mayor Sylvester Turner today restated his commitment to providing the Houston Fire Department with resources including new vehicles.
“When I came into office, we were facing an aging fleet. Since 2016, we have been on an aggressive schedule to replace HFD vehicles,” Mayor Turner said.
Below is the breakdown of purchases to date, representing more than 1/3 of the Houston Fire Department fleet:

Fire Trucks
Year Description Qty Dollar Amount
FY16
Total Fire trucks and Amount For FY16 11 $6,955,170.00

FY17
Total Fire trucks and Amount For FY17 7 $4,842,826.00

FY18
Total V and Amount For FY18 7 $4,267,150.00
FY19
Total Trucks FY19 15 $9,513,117.00

Total Number of Fire trucks ( Pumpers and Ladders) and Dollar amount for FY16-FY19 40 $25,578,263.00
Ambulances
Year Description Qty Dollar Amount
FY17
Total Ambulances FY18 22 $642,180.00

FY18
Total Ambulances FY18 9 $1,359,820.00

FY19
Total Ambulances FY19 15 $2,613,400.00

Total Number of Ambulances and Dollar Amount for FY16-19 46 $4,615,400.00
Other Vehicles Procured for the Houston Fire Department
Year Description Qty
FY17
Total Number of Others Vehicles and Amount for FY17 1 $65,000.00
FY18
Total Number of Other Vehicles and Amount for FY18 24 $1,893,767.21
FY19
Total Number of Other Vehicles FY19 24 $774,067.00

Total Number of Other Vehicles FY 16-19 49 $2,732,834.21

Total Purchase FY16-FY19 135 $32,926,497.21
Contact:
Alan Bernstein
Director of Communications
Office: 832.393.0800
Mobile: 832.943.9835
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Mary Benton
Deputy Director of Communications / Press Secretary
Office: 832.393.0830
Mobile: 713.208.6229
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Tejal Patel
Deputy Press Secretary
Office: 832.393.0808
Mobile: 832.459.9706
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