The South Trail Fire Protection and Rescue Service District provides fire, rescue, and emergency medical services to approximately 62,000 District residents. The South Trail District
comprises a 55 square mile area in south Fort Myers, Lee County, Florida, just a few miles from the Gulf of Mexico.
The South Trail Fire Protection and Rescue Service District operates four fire stations. Currently there are three shifts with
19 employees on a shift (24 hours on duty and 48 hours off duty) who staff three engines, a 75-foot ladder truck, and two rescue trucks.
In addition our department has a brush truck, a small rescue boat, a reserve engine, and a reserve ladder truck .
In 2012, our crews responded to
8,175 calls--over 22 calls each day.
State of the South Trail Fire District by Chief Lombardo