Fire Station 1-Gothard opened in 1971 and is similar in design and construction to Fire Station 2-Murdy. It is located in the center of the City and serves the Oakview area, Five Points, and Central Park. Station 1-Gothard is located adjacent to the Central Net Training Center, which is a multi-agency training facility used by the cities of Fountain Valley and Huntington Beach. Its assigned apparatus includes:
Solar chimneys are passive solar ventilation systems. Shafts connect the interior and exterior of the building. The functioning can be improved by glazing and using thermal mass materials. Learn more about solar.