This study will achieve multiple objectives:
1. An examination of current fire station conditions and locations in the City of Lancaster.
2. The study will help the City to develop station placement guidelines that follow and are in accordance with Insurance Services Office, the National Fire Protection Association Standards, and an established Standard of Response Cover.
3. The study will help determine adequacy of fire station location and future placement of fire facilities. This will validate that citizens are getting the best possible protection based on their location to the nearest station. It will guide the City and the Fire Department with future plans regarding fire insurance ratings for the City.