Description: Fire Stations (IDHS), 2009 - Shows any location where fire fighters are stationed or based, or where equipment that such personnel use in carrying out their jobs is stored for ready use. Fire Departments not having a permanent location are included, in which case their location has been depicted at the city/town hall or at the center of their service area if a city/town hall does not exist. Data also includes those locations primarily engaged in forest or grasslands fire fighting, including fire lookout towers if the towers are in current use for fire protection purposes. Data includes both private and governmental entities. Fire fighting training academies are also included. Data were developed for the Homeland Security Infrastructure Program (HSIP). The data were provided by personnel of Indiana Department of Homeland Security(IDHS) on June 29, 2009.