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The Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
Bureau of Fire (PBF) provides fire protection and hazardous material mitigation to the city of the City of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.[2] In all the department is responsible for 55.5 square miles (144 km2) with a population of 305,841 as of the 2013 Census estimation.[3] The Bureau was the first fire department in the United States
United States
to unionize and thus has an International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) number of 1.[4]

Contents

1 History 2 Stations and apparatus 3 In pop culture 4 References

History[edit] The department started out as a volunteer fire department and officially transitioned to a fully paid department on May 23, 1870.[4] Over 30 years later in 1903 a group of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
firefighters sought to improve working and living conditions of those serving in the department. They formed an association known as the City Fireman’s Protective Association. By September 1903, the very first International Association of Fire Fighters
International Association of Fire Fighters
union was organized, IAFF Local No. 1.[4] Stations and apparatus[edit]

The quarters of Engine 3

Below is a complete listing of all fire station and apparatus locations in the city of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
according to Battalion.

Neighborhood Engine (Quint) Company Truck Company Special
Special
Unit Command Unit Battalion

3 Strip District Engine 3

M.A.C. 1, M.A.C. 2

2

4 Uptown Engine 4 Truck 4

Deputy chief 2

6 Lawrenceville Engine 6 Truck 6 Water Rescue Raft, Foam Trailer

3

7 Stanton Heights Engine 7

Arson Unit 1, Arson Unit 2, Arson Unit 3

3

8 East Liberty Engine 8 Truck 8

Battalion 3 3

10 Upper Oakland Engine 10

PEMS Medic 5

2

12 Greenfield Engine 12

PEMS Medic 7

2

13 Hazelwood Engine 13 Truck 13

2

14 Oakland

Truck 14

Battalion 2 2

15 Lincoln-Lemington Engine 15

3

16 Wilkinsburg Engine 16

3

17 Homewood Engine 17 Truck 17 Water Rescue Raft

3

18 Squirrel Hill Engine 18(Quint)

2

19 Swisshelm Park Engine 19

2

20 Hays Engine 20

PEMS Medic 12

4

22 Arlington Engine 22

4

23 Carrick Engine 23(Quint)

Command Unit 200

4

24 South Side Engine 24 Truck 24 Water Rescue Raft Battalion 4 4

26 Brookline Engine 26 Truck 26

4

27 Mt. Washington Engine 27(Quint)

Aerial 2(Reserve)

4

28 Beechview Engine 28

4

29 Westwood Engine 29

Haz-Mat./Foam 29

4

30 Elliott Engine 30 Truck 30

1

31 Sheraden Engine 31

1

32 Spring Garden Engine 32 Truck 32 Haz-Mat./Spill Unit 1

1

33 Woods Run

Truck 33

1

34 Observatory Hill Engine 34

1

35 Brighton Heights Engine 35

1

37 Manchester Engine 37

Haz-Mat./Foam Unit 37 Battalion 1 1

38 Northview Heights Engine 38

1

In pop culture[edit]

Sudden Death - A Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
firefighter is portrayed by Jean-Claude Van Damme.

References[edit]

^ a b "Response Statistics". Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
Bureau of Fire. Retrieved 10 March 2015.  ^ "About the Bureau". Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
Bureau of Fire. Retrieved 10 March 2015.  ^ "Population Estimates". United States
United States
Census Bureau. Retrieved 2014-06-11.  ^ a b c " Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
Fire Fighters History". IAFF Local 1. Retrieved 10 March 2015. 

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Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Fire Departments

Cities

Allentown Altoona Bethlehem Butler Chester DuBois Easton Erie Greensburg Harrisburg Hazleton Johnstown Lancaster Lebanon McKeesport New Castle Philadelphia Pittsburgh Pottsville Reading Scranton Sunbury Wilkes-Barre Williamsport York

Townships, Boroughs & CDPs

Croydon Kimberton Millcreek (West Lake) Shanksville Springfield (Flourtown)

Other

Union Fire Company

USAR Task Forces

Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Task Force 1

Category Commons

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Pittsburgh

History

Timeline

Culture Dialect Media Neighborhoods Notable people Skyscrapers

Government

Airport Conventions City Hall Courthouse Mayor Council Events InterGov Police D.A. Sheriff Fire Libraries Transit Education Port Regional

Economy

Allegheny Conference Duquesne Club Chamber of Commerce Economic Club HYP Club Stock Exchange

Fortune 500
Fortune 500
headquarters

U.S. Steel PNC Financial Services PPG Industries Kraft Heinz Mylan WESCO International Consol Energy Dick's Sporting Goods Allegheny Technologies

Forbes largest private companies headquarters

84 Lumber Giant Eagle

Other corporation headquarters

American Bridge American Eagle Outfitters Ampco Pittsburgh ANSYS Armstrong Communications Atlas America Black Box Bruster's Ice Cream Calgon Carbon Compunetix Dollar Bank DQE
DQE
Energy Eat'n Park EDMC EQT
EQT
Energy Federated Investors GNC Guru.com Highmark H. Laughlin China iGate Iron City Brewing Company Kennametal Koppers MARC USA Millcraft Industries Mine Safety Appliances Niche.com Oxford Development Pitt Ohio Express PTC Alliance Renda Broadcasting rue21 University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
Medical Center Vocelli Pizza Wabtec

Companies with split headquarters

Alcoa ModCloth NOVA Chemicals

Subsidiary company headquarters

Allegheny Energy Bayer Corporation FedEx Ground GlaxoSmithKline
GlaxoSmithKline
USA LANXESS Respironics Vivisimo Westinghouse Electric Company

Outside companies with strong Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
relations

BNY Mellon (formerly Mellon Financial) Dreyfus Corporation Eaton Corporation Spreadshirt Macy's

Historic

Fisher's Big Wheel Clark Bar Dravo Fisher Scientific Integra Bank Mesta Machinery G. C. Murphy Gulf Oil J&L Steel Ketchum Rockwell Sunbeam Westinghouse

List of corporations in Pittsburgh

Sports

Dapper Dan Grand Prix Great Race Head of the Ohio Lore Marathon Mylan
Mylan
Classic Regatta WPHL

Baseball

Pirates Wild Things Panthers Dukes

Chronicle-Telegraph Cup Allegheny Burghers Champions Crawfords Filipinos Grays Hardhats Keystones Stogies Rebels

Basketball

Yellow Jackets Panthers (m) Panthers (w) Dukes (m) Dukes (w) Colonials (m) Colonials (w)

Roundball Classic Condors Ironmen Loendi Monticello Phantoms Pipers Piranhas Pirates Rens Xplosion

Football

Steelers Panthers Steeler Nation heritage Colts Force Passion Renegades

1898 All-Stars Allegheny Americans A's Duquesne Gladiators Homestead Lyceum Maulers Power Odds Olympics Quakers JP Stars Early Pro Football Circuit

Hockey

Penguins Colonials (m) Colonials (w) Three Rivers Classic

A's Bankers Cougars Duquesne Ft. Pitt Hornets Keystones Lyceum Panthers Phantoms Pirates Pirates (WPHL) Pros Shamrocks Victorias Winter Garden Yellow Jackets

Soccer

Riverhounds SC

Beadling Cannons Hurricanes Phantoms Spirit

Other

Sledgehammers Bulls Harlequins PCC Triangles Wallabies Studio Wrestling Dirty Dozen

Venues

PPG Paints Arena Heinz Field PNC Park 84 Lumber
84 Lumber
Arena Fitzgerald Field House Highmark
Highmark
Stadium Palumbo Center Petersen Events Center Petersen Sports Complex Rooney Field Sewall Center Trees Hall

Central Park Civic Arena Duquesne Gardens Exposition Park Forbes Field Josh Gibson Field Greenlee Field Motor Square Garden Pitt Stadium Recreation Park Schenley Gardens Three Rivers Winter Garden

Parks

Allegheny Arsenal Allegheny Commons Allegheny Riverfront ArtGardens Buhl Community Chatham University
Chatham University
Arboretum Frank Curto Frick Emerald View Highland Market Square Mellon Mellon Green Mellon Square North Shore Riverfront Phillips Point of View Point State PPG Place Riverview Roberto Clemente Memorial Rodef Shalom Biblical Botanical Garden Schenley Schenley Plaza South Shore Riverfront South Side Three Rivers West End Overlook Westinghouse

Transportation

Inclines Steps

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Port Authority of Allegheny County

Light rail (List of stations)

     Blue Line – Library      Blue Line – South Hills Village      Red Line – Castle Shannon      Red Line – South Hills Village

Inclines (Historical list)

Duquesne Incline Monongahela Incline

Buses and busways (List of routes)

     Martin Luther King Jr. East Busway      South Busway      West Busway

Former lines

47 Drake Brown Line PATrain Skybus

Other

North Shore Connector Port Authority 4000 Series PCC Wabash Tunnel

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Public transportation in Greater Pittsburgh

Bus services

Port Authority of Allegheny County

list of bus routes

Beaver Butler Fayette IndiGO Mid Mon Valley Mountain Line New Castle Town & Country University of Pittsburgh Washington Westmoreland

Bus rapid transit

MLK Jr. East Busway South Busway West Busway

Light rail

Red Line Blue Line

Library South Hills Village

Inclines

Duquesne Monongahela

Amtrak

Capitol Limited Pennsylvanian

Airports

Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
International Arnold Palmer Allegheny County Beaver Butler Eddie Dew Greensburg Jeannette Herron Jefferson Jimmy Stewart Joe Hardy Lakehill Monroeville New Castle Rock Rostraver Washington Wheeling Zelienople

Discontinued

Broadway Limited Brown Line List of streetcar routes in Pittsburgh Parkway Limited PATrain Skybus

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Tunnels and bridges in Pittsburgh

Tunnels

Armstrong Tunnel Cork Run Tunnel Corliss Tunnel Fort Pitt Tunnel J&L Tunnel Liberty Tunnel Mount Washington Transit Tunnel North Shore Connector
North Shore Connector
tunnel Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
and Castle Shannon Tunnel Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
& Steubenville Extension Railroad Tunnel Schenley Tunnel Squirrel Hill Tunnel Wabash Tunnel

Bridges

30th Street Bridge 31st Street Bridge 33rd Street Railroad Bridge 40th Street Bridge Bloomfield Bridge Birmingham Bridge David McCullough Bridge Fort Duquesne Bridge Fort Pitt Bridge Fort Wayne Railroad Bridge Glenwood Bridge Glenwood B&O Railroad Bridge Highland Park Bridge Homestead Grays
Homestead Grays
Bridge Hot Metal Bridge Liberty Bridge McKees Rocks Bridge Panhandle Bridge Panther Hollow Bridge Schenley Bridge Senator Robert D. Fleming Bridge Smithfield Street Bridge South Tenth Street Bridge Three Sisters

Roberto Clemente Bridge Andy Warhol Bridge Rachel Carson Bridge

Veterans Bridge West End Bridge

Attractions

Aviary Baywood Cathedral of Learning Chinatown Conservatory Dippy Immaculate Heart Duquesne Incline Heinz Chapel Little Italy Mellon Institute Mon Incline Observatory Pamela's Penn Station Point of View sculpture Primanti's Science Center Steps USS Requin Zoo Kennywood Luna Park Westinghouse Sign

Landmarks

National (City) National (County) State City PHLF Cultural

Museums

Art Arts Arts Festival Bible Fort Pitt and Blockhouse Clayton Clemente Children's Frick Glass Center History Jazz Jewish Mattress Factory Dental Miller Miss Pittsburgh Nationality Rooms National Map Natural History Soldiers and Sailors Warhol Wilson WSG

Venues

Heinz Hall Benedum Byham Harris Kelly-Strayhorn New Hazlett O'Reilly Foster Playhouse Trib Hunt Stage AE Syria Mosque Nixon Theater

Festivals

Anthrocon Arts Blues Comicon Fashion Film Folk Handmade New Works Tekko Whiskey & Fine Spirits Wine

Shopping and entertainment

Casino Gateway Clipper Fleet Station Square Strip Downtown Oakland South Side

Macy's Market Square Southside Works Waterworks Mount Washington East Liberty Squirrel Hill Shadyside Walnut Street

Opera Ballet Symphony Brass Classical Theatre Dance Ensemble Caravan Theatre Folk Light Opera Opera Theater Jewish Theatre Public Theater Playwrights Musical Theater Stage Right Youth Ballet Youth Symphony Bricolage NNOC

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Shopping malls
Shopping malls
in Pittsburgh

Enclosed

Beaver Valley Mall The Block Northway Century III Mall The Galleria of Mt. Lebanon The Mall at Robinson Monroeville Mall Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
Mills Ross Park Mall South Hills Village Station Square Uniontown Mall Warner Centre Washington Crown Center Westmoreland Mall

Lifestyle / Outdoor

Bakery Square Edgewood Towne Centre Ellsworth Avenue McCandless Crossing Northern Lights Robinson Town Centre Settlers Ridge SouthSide Works Walnut Street The Waterfront Waterworks Mall

Outlet

Grove City Premium Outlets Tanger Outlets Pittsburgh

Defunct

Allegheny Center Mall East Hills Shopping Center (Eastgate Commerce Center) Eastland Mall Greengate Mall Parkway Center Mall Village Square Mall Washington Mall

Colleges and universities

Pitt Carnegie Mellon Duquesne Robert Morris Chatham Point Park Carlow Art Institute Byzantine Catholic Seminary Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
Theological Seminary Saint Paul Seminary CCAC

Culture of Pittsburgh

Cookie table Jewish history Iron City Brewing Company Jagoff Joe Magarac Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Mr. Yuk Parking chairs Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
left Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
toilet Robot Hall of Fame Steeler Nation

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