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BOISE FIRE DEPARTMENT NEWS
COMING SOON! SCANNER
A license has been acquired by this site to broadcast (via RadioReference.com) the dispatch and tactical channels now on digital frequencies. Get ready to hear the calls as they are dispatched, and traffic on the other Boise Fire Channels. A link will appear, which will re-direct to the RadioReference.com site. You can still use your computer and listen to the action at the same time.
ENGINES 1 AND 7 RECEIVE NEW ENGINES
Engine 1 and 7 have received new Pierce Arrow XT engines. The former Spartan/BME engines are now in reserve status.
RADIO FREQUENCIES CHANGES
The fire department has moved to the 700 MHz frequencies permanently as of Tuesday, June 30 at 1000 hours. The old frequencies will be used for tactical channels for wildland fires and for BLM channels.
Pictured Above: HazMat 17 is an International chassis tractor with a Hackney hazardous materials bodywork. It was originally stationed at Station 12, but was moved to a more central location to Station 17.